The NIHR Clinical Research Network East Midlands supports the delivery of high-quality research in the NHS and social care across the East Midlands region. We are committed to providing the infrastructure that allows research to take place so that patients, carers and the public can benefit from new and better care and treatments.
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We help to increase the opportunities for patients to take part in clinical research, ensure that studies are carried out efficiently, and support the Government’s strategy for UK Life Sciences by improving the environment for commercial contract clinical research in the East Midlands.
We are passionate about the contribution that clinical research can make to people's lives, and work collaboratively with NHS providers and other organisations to translate that passion into the effective delivery of studies in the region.
Our organisation is hosted by the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust. We work across the East Midlands, which consists of Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire and Nottinghamshire.
We make sure that clinical research is part of the day-to-day work of the NHS and social care across the East Midlands, working with 16 NHS Trusts, 11 Clinical Commissioning Groups and other qualified providers of NHS services.
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We have two main offices in the East Midlands:
Knighton Street Outpatients, 1st Floor, Leicester Royal Infirmary, LE1 5WW
Rachel Webb, Project Support Officer
T: 0116 258 6185
NHSP, C Floor, South Block, Queen’s Medical Centre Campus, NG7 2UH
Hannah McAleese, Network Administrator
T: 0115 924 9924 (extension 80656)
Professor David Rowbotham is our Clinical Director
T: 0116 258 6185 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Professor Stephen Ryder is our Co-Clinical Director
T: 0116 258 6185 E: email@example.com
Elizabeth Moss is our Chief Operating Officer
T: 0116 258 6185 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kathryn Fairbrother is our Deputy Chief Operating Officer and Business Intelligence Lead
T: 0116 258 5009 E: email@example.com
Dan Kumar is our Industry Delivery Manager
T: 0115 924 9924 (ext 70760) E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Michele Eve is our Workforce Development Lead and Wellbeing Lead
T: 0116 250 2778 E: email@example.com
Steve Clapperton is our Communications and Engagement Lead
T: 0116 250 2730 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
To see how we can help you with the delivery of research, find out more about our Study Support Service and get in touch.
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