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Patients, Carers and the Public

We work with patients and healthy volunteers to develop better tests, treatments and ways of working in the NHS, public health and social care. Find out how to get involved in our research in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Milton Keynes and Oxfordshire below. 


Clinical research is taking place at every major NHS hospital throughout Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Milton Keynes and Oxfordshire, as well as many GP surgeries.

If you're a member of the public and would like to know more about research, here's how you can find out more:



Research studies may involve: cognitive tests; activities and talking therapies; lifestyle changes; physical tests; drug trials; online activities; questionnaires; scans or genetic tests. 


Research Champions

Research Champions are members of the public who volunteer their time to spread the word about health and care research to the public and help healthcare staff understand more about the experiences of those who take part in research. Find out more about the programme in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Milton Keynes and Oxfordshire and how to get involved on our Research Champions website