Overall responsibility for sponsorship at the Royal Cornwall Hospital.
Responsible for research governance throughout the life of the study from feasibility to archiving.
Responsible for nursing governance and performance.
Provides support to researchers through the research pathway, from grant application to dissemination of results.
Responsible for the management of Capacity and Capability review of research studies including contracts, costings and study set up.
Responsible for audit and reporting of the quality of research conduct.
Research Patient & Public Involvement & Engagement Lead for Royal Cornwall Hospital.
Contact for all Cornwall Partnership Foundation Trust Research.
Contact for all South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust.
Contact email account for all Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust sponsored research.
If you have a research idea that involves NHS staff or patients in Cornwall, your first step to making it a reality is to complete the research ideas form.
The form is the gateway to the relevant experts to help you progress your idea into research.
This free service is available to ALL healthcare professional in Cornwall, including non-NHS organisations with projects eligible for NIHR funding.
It is brought to you by a team of experts from The Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust’s Clinical School in partnership with the University of Plymouth, Royal Cornwall Hospital RD&I Department, South Western Ambulance Service NHS Trust, South West Research Design Service (RDS) and the Cornwall Health Library Service.
Once you have completed and submitted your form, it will be directed to the appropriate teams, who will then contact you directly to discuss your idea and support your development.
Please note bidding is competitive and bids are welcome for any amount up to the below limit
|Amount||Area to be spent|
|£200||Bladder and prostate cancer|
|£300||Diabetes and fitness|
|£1000||breast, prostate and testicular cancer|
|£1000||All non-cancer diseases and conditions|
To provide the initial funding for the development of research ideas.
It is anticipated applicants will be seeking small amounts of funding to take forward research ideas in the form of “pre-protocol / start up” projects.
Applications to both the Cornwall Research & Cornwall Cancer Research Charity Funds are invited for submission. Please note the following: