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
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The Royal College of Ophthalmologists and the National Institute for Health Research Researcher of the Year Awards

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists and the NIHR are pleased to announce the launch of this year's national award scheme to recognise outstanding contribution to clinical research by fellows/members of the college.

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Professor Margaret Johnson and consultant research award winner 2015

Research awards for NHS consultants and trainees

The Royal College of Physicians and NIHR Clinical Research Network awards are now closed.

NHS consultant and trainee prize winners announced

 

 

 

 

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Research awards for NHS general practices and First5® GPs

The Royal College of General Practitioner’s Scientific Board Foundation NIHR CRN Awards programme is now open for entry. The closing date is Monday 20 August 2018.

Commendation for primary care researchers

 

 

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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. 

Specialty lead wins critical care award 

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. 

These awards closed on 30 April 2019

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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. 

NIHR CRN Mental Health Research Awards 2018 in partnership with McPin Foundation and MQ - winners announced

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 2019

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

 

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. Applications close 17.00 on Thursday 8 November 2018.

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