Research and development (R&D)

Pledge: “The NHS commits to inform you of research studies in which you may be eligible to participate.”  NHS Constitution (26 March 2013)

We are a research active organisation. Our aim is to develop and sustain a vibrant research culture in areas of clinical excellence and a strong research base to promote and implement research that:

  • Contributes to improvements in patient care and our knowledge base
  • Informs the development of clinical standards and aims to improve clinical services to patients and users.

We are committed to delivering a research agenda that is responsive to national guidance for clinical and cost-effectiveness and for systematic measures to monitor and improve quality. 

Contact us

Our research and development department is located on the second floor of Ferguson House at St Helier Hospital.

Tel: 020 8296 4698 / 4695 / 4694 / 4696

Commerical organisations

To discuss participation in commercial research studies and completion of expressions of interest, please email

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