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Supporting researchers at all stages of preparing grant applications.

Research Design Service (RDS) London provides support to those preparing research proposals for submission to peer-reviewed funding competitions for applied health or social care research.

RDS London is part of a network of regional support services funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). They form a key part of the research infrastructure and provide advice and guidance free of charge through consultation with experts and use of online resources.



RT @BEHResearch: #NIHR Trainees Co-ordinating Centre & @NIHR_RDS will be holding a #Fellowship event on the 30th Sept,10am-2pm. http://t.co

27 August

RDS London PPI Advisory Group
RDS London PPI Advisory Group
Research Design Service (RDS) London has an exciting opportunity for people who would like to get involved in PPI at a strategic level.
Fellowship Event
Fellowship Event
RDS London and the NIHR Trainees Co-ordinating Centre will be holding a Fellowship event on the 30th September, from 10am until 2pm.
Trials within Cohorts’ (TwiCs) symposium
Trials within Cohorts’ (TwiCs) symposium
Trials within Cohorts’ (TwiCs) symposium, hosted by NIHR CLAHRC Yorkshire and Humber and NIHR CLAHRC North Thames

  • Formulating research questions
  • Build an appropriate research team
  • Involving patients and the public
  • Designing a study