Where does R&D fit? Dr Clara Kalu Senior Portfolio Co-ordinator UCL Students’ Research
Why approve studies? Assess safety and risk Promote quality Create a climate of transparency Quantify resources Protect study, participants, investigator and the host’s/sponsor’s finances and reputation
Research management and governance Research Governance Framework for Health and Social Care (2005) 2ndEdition Peer review/Science Information Ethics Health & Safety Finance & Intellectual Property.
Prepare for approval Governance reviews • IRAS form • Participant Information sheet • Consent forms • Protocol • Questionnaire, CV, GP letter, • recruitment material etc., • Corrections
plea • Come to R&D early • 30 days • Respond to us • Follow our instructions!
Who’s my sponsor? Your university/educational institute Sponsor responsibilities Initiate Manage Funding
Non-NHS R&D Healthy volunteers, Community groups/centres members of the Public Schools Students/University staff … Etc.
How we help • Information • Suite of Guides • Short Guides • IRAS training-groups and individuals • Available end October 2013 www.ucl.ac.uk/jro firstname.lastname@example.org
Joint Research Office(UCL/UCLH/Royal Free London) Start to end of study R&D at the heart of your research R&D connects all elements of your research Joint Research Office is the point of contact for all new research applications.
Where can you find support? 1st Floor, Maple House 149 Tottenham Court Road London W1P 9LL www.ucl.ac.uk/jro