Research Management

The research management team provides services for research undertaken in all s
ven CCGs in Norfolk and Suffolk, as well as Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust and East Coast Community Healthcare CIC.
With the introduction of HRA in April 2016 as a new approval process for all England led studies, the research management team has been liaising closely with the Community and GP Practices to facilitate this transition process and support staff and researchers.

The team oversees all research in Primary and Community Care in Norfolk and Suffolk and assists GP Practices and the Community in confirming their readiness and capacity and capability of hosting studies. It also has sponsorship functions for studies the office sponsors and carries out the maintenance of policies, SOPs and procedures.  

The team also provides advice and guidance on a wide range of topics including: