Clinical research impact

HSJ Awards 2016 - Clinical research impact

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Sponsored by NIHR Clinical Research Network

South Tyneside Foundation Trust - Delivering high quality gastroenterology research

South Tyneside Foundation Trust’s gastroenterology team targeted research to improve the quality of care and benefit patients.

It produced more than 60 publications in peer-reviewed journals over three years. Broader Trust research activity has soared.

Judges noted evidence of global impact from the project and praised the use of research to drive innovation.

Read a detailed case study about this project at HSJ Solutions


  • Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership Trust - Everyone Included – Research For All! Making research accessible to all, it’s what service users want!
  • Derbyshire Healthcare Foundation Trust - Centre for Research and Development - making research core business
  • East London Foundation Trust - Clinical Research at ELFT - Using Dialog+ to Improve Patient Outcomes in Community Mental Health Services
  • NHS Blood and Transplant - Changing the Face of Research in Blood Donation
  • Oxford Health Foundation Trust - Working Together to Bridge the Gap
  • Queen Square Medical Practice - The Lancashire North Approach to Increasing Research in the Local Population
  • Royal Devon and Exeter Foundation Trust and Devon Partnership Trust - Devon Dementia Collaboration
  • Royal Devon and Exeter Foundation Trust (Highly commended) - Emergency Medicine Research and Beyond
  • South Western Ambulance Service Foundation Trust - Developing and Embedding a Research Culture
  • Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent Partnership Trust - Creating a Trust-wide Research Programme