Category: Education & Training



The courses identified below provide an introduction for professionals new to working in Clinical Research;

Research Skills for Clinicians

  • 04-05 February 2023 at the Møller Institute, Cambridge

A two-day course designed to meet curriculum requests on research skills and knowledge and is delivered by clinicians – all with expert and hands-on experience. The programme consist of lectures, practical exercises and worked examples in a stimulating and motivating format that has been commissioned by the East of England Multi-professional Deanery. The programme is available to all medical trainees.

Contact: Chiara Macor for more details.


Introduction for Clinical Research Staff

A two-day course for non-medical healthcare professionals new to working in a clinical research role at the NIHR Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre.

Key components of the course:

  • Understanding and applying key concepts relevant to research ethics, incl. NRES approval, setting up a study, consenting and recruiting participants
  • Research Governance
  • Safety reporting
  • Data management & information governance in clinical research

This course is a joint initiative by the Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Department for Research & Development, NIHR Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre and NIHR Cambridge Clinical Research Facility.

Dates for 2023:

  • 8-9 February
  • 10-11 May
  • 27-28 September
  • 13-14 December

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To book a place or for more information contact: Glynn Rolland