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Research schools and units

We fund the leading academics and clinicians of the nation through our research schools and our research units in blood and transplant research and health protection.

Competition news

Research Design Service

Proposals were recently invited to provide the NIHR Research Design Service (RDS) from NHS organisations and HEIs in England with proven expertise in research methodology and design. The outcome of this competition was announced on 9 May 2018.

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Emerging health priorities

The NIHR Innovation Observatory (NIHRIO) applies state-of-the-art data analytics to explore trends in health innovation across drugs, medical technologies, diagnostic tools and healthcare services.