Performance in initiating and delivering research - guidance

NHS providers holding NIHR contracts issued after Autumn 2011 are required to provide, on a quarterly basis, information on recruitment to clinical trials, including commercial contract clinical trials.  This information will be supplied to the NIHR Central Commissioning Facility (CCF) in the format specified in the following guidance documents:


Performance in Initiating and Delivering Clinical Research Guidelines Updated!

CTP Submission Platform Instructions

Clinical Trials Data Record Feedback Process

These documents have been made available to inform you of the process for data collection for the Performance in Initiating and Delivering Clinical Research exercise for providers of NHS services.

Please note that, unless the organisation’s R&D Office has been contacted directly by the NIHR Central Commissioning Facility (CCF) regarding this exercise, the NHS provider does not currently need to submit any data to the CCF.