Research awards

Research awards

The NIHR Clinical Research Network supports the following awards to recognise and reward the inspirational work that is taking place across the NHS to make clinical research a core activity. 

Delivering research to make patients, and the NHS, better
Professor Margaret Johnson and consultant research award winner 2015

Research awards for NHS consultants and trainees

These awards are run by the NIHR Clinical Research Network in partnership with the Royal College of Physicians. 

NHS consultant and trainee prize winners announced

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Research awards for NHS general practices and First5® GPs

These awards are run by the NIHR Clinical Research Network in partnership with the Royal College of General Practitioners. 

Primary care research innovators commended

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Research awards for NHS consultants and trainees

These awards are run by the NIHR Clinical Research Network in partnership with the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine. 

Groundbreaking intensive care medicine leaders commended

Consultant research award winner 2016 and Her Royal Highness Princess Royal

Research awards for NHS consultants and trainees

These awards are run by the NIHR Clinical Research Network in partnership with the Royal College of Anaesthetists. 

RCoA and CRN award winners announced

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Mental health researchers who place emphasis on patient, public and carer involvement within their studies are encouraged to apply for a national award which celebrates the vital role service users and the public have to play in shaping and improving health studies. 

Closed 30 March 2018 - find out more here.

CREST Award surgery

This award is run by the NIHR Clinical Research Network in partnership with the National Cancer Research Institute.

Read about this year's winner and runners up

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Nursing Times Awards 2018

This award is run by the Nursing Times. The Clinical Research Nurse category is sponsored by the NIHR Clinical Research Network.

Now open for applications: Deadline Friday 4 May 2018

Royal College of Emergency Medicine

Royal College of Emergency Medicine and Clinical Research Network awards

These awards are run by the NIHR Clinical Research Network in partnership with the Royal College of Emergency Medicine.

Outstanding emergency medicine research leaders commended