Research support

The Research Governance Office offers many different forms of support for NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) researchers.

The team can:

  • provide Research and Development (R&D) approval for students
  • provide support and advice on essential document preparation
  • support with Integrated Research Application System (IRAS) submissions including Research Ethics Committee (REC) and Confidentiality Advisory Group (CAG)
  • advise on information governance around research including data sharing agreements
  • provide contracts support
  • provide Letters of Access and Research Passports when required
  • signpost to relevant internal teams and departments you may need to contact
  • provide sponsorship for some projects if they meet our criteria to sponsor - please contact us for information on this

Contact if you would like support in any of these areas.