25 May 2018Professor Andrew Fisher writes about our next research legend Sir Magdi Yacoub and his innovations in heart and lung transplantation. His blog is part of the NIHR's I Am Research campaign which this year marks the NHS's 70th birthday.
22 May 2018In our latest blog, Matt Westmore writes about how a new NIHR pilot scheme to allow researchers to embed studies evaluating alternative ways of undertaking a trial process can help improve studies and reduce waste in research.
20 May 2018Tina Coldham writes about how a deeply personal experience has led her to be grateful for health and social care research and for the NHS. Her blog marks International Clinical Trials Day and has been launched for our I Am Research campaign, which this year also celebrates the NHS’s 70th birthday.
18 May 2018Professor Carl Henegan makes the case for our next research legend, Sir Iain Chalmers, and the impact of his work on the availability of evidence for clinicians and patients.
12 May 2018Susan Hamer celebrates the contribution of nurses and midwives. Her blog marks International Nurses Day.
11 May 2018Professor Dave Jones remembers Dame Sheila Sherlock for her leading research into liver diseases. Her blog is the second in our Research Legends series for the NIHR's I am Research campaign as part of our celebrations for the NHS's 70th birthday.
10 May 2018Professor Esther Crawley writes about how her trial is using an innovative way to offer access to treatment to patients through Skype. Her blog marks ME/CFS Awareness Week.
04 May 2018Tim Coleman pays tribute to Sir Richard Doll for his landmark research into smoking and lung cancer. His blog is the first in our Research Legends series for the NIHR's I am Research campaign as part of our celebrations for the NHS's 70th birthday.
02 May 2018Professor Tim Harrison explains more about his NIHR-funded study evaluating whether quadrupling doses of inhalers could help reduce severe asthma attacks.
27 April 2018Dr Glenna Nightingale writes about her major new study to evaluate the effects of the recent 20mph speed limit implementation in two UK cities.
20 April 2018Fiona Denison explains how her NIHR study looking into improving the delivery of the placenta harnessed an innovative design. Her blog is the latest in our Efficient Studies series.
18 April 2018In our latest blog, Helen Walters writes about opportunities to evaluate how new devolved powers in London could impact on the health of those living in the capital.
17 April 2018Dr Rupert Payne explains that his NIHR research demonstrates that extending the current 28 day length for prescriptions to a three month period could provide benefits for the NHS and patients.
12 April 2018The DIPLOMA study is now underway. Our team at the University of Manchester has embarked upon a four-year evaluation of Healthier You: the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme (NHS DPP). T
06 April 2018Shaun Treweek, Adwoa Parker, David Torgerson and Mike Clarke discuss the potential impact of SWATs in designing and conducting clinical trials.
27 March 2018Katherine Sleeman discusses the challenge of how we care for those at the end of life.