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Clinical Academic

The Clinical Research Network in the North West Coast provides a number of services that can help healthcare professionals, patients and members of the public who wish to become more involved with clinical research that is taking place on the North West Coast. 

There are several specialist team who can assist with any questions you may have about how to get involved with research. Our Clinical Director is Professor Martin Lombard and our Chief Operating Officer is Jacqueline Pirmohamed. 

The Study Support Service can support healthcare professionals with the development, set up and delivery of high quality research that is taking place in the National Health Service and other areas where social care is being delivered. This website provides further information or you can contact the local Study Support Service on  phone: 0151 331 5126 

Specialty Leads have been appointed in each disease area to help provides specialist research knowledge and support to a specific disease area. If you would like to contact a Specialty Lead for a particular disease area then please contact 0151 331 5130 in the first instance who will be able to direct your enquiry.

Public Engagement. If you a patient or member of the public who would like to know more about clinical trials that are taking part in the North West Coast are please contract You can find more about how the NIHR supports patients and the public by following this link:

We also have dedicated teams working in the following areas: Primary Care, Commercial Research and the Research Taskforce.