Signposting service

We can connect you with experts who can collaborate on clinical and health research in order to help develop a potential therapeutic or technology.

We can identify and connect you with the right experts who can help you translate findings from basic science or new technology innovation into the clinical setting.

This service is provided by the NIHR and offers companies:

  • rapid connections to NIHR experts and world-leading research facilities
  • support to set-up collaborations between your company and NHS clinicians and academic partners
  • support to ensure these relationships are managed effectively.

We have a full range of experts available to work with industry partners, including clinicians, laboratory scientists, health economists, statisticians, methodologists, biomedical engineers and world-leading experts and specialists in a range of therapeutic areas.

Contact us

Interested in working with these collaborations? Contact the NIHR Office for Clinical Research Infrastrucuture:


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