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CReSS

Clinical Research Start-up Seminars (CReSS) are for anyone in UHBristol, the University of Bristol or the University of the West of England, Bristol, who is undertaking a new study, preparing a grant application, or wanting to know how to get started in research. The group provides guidance and peer-support for new and first-time researchers.  Members of other NHS organisations in Bristol are welcome if places are available. 

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2019-20 Programme

It is not essential to register to attend, although this would be helpful for planning purposes:  REGISTER 

Date, venue*

Speaker 

Title

Tuesday 24 September, 12:00 - 13:00, Tutorial Room 1

Chris Foy, Senior Adviser, Research Design Service South West and HRA Research Ethics Committee Chair

Research ethics committees - here to help, not hinder

Tuesday 15 October 2019, 12:00 - 13:00 Tutorial Room 1

Tom Llewellyn, Research Operations Manager

The Approval Processes - IRAS, HRA, REC and C&C

Wednesday 27 November 2019, 13:00 - 14:00, Lecture Theatre 3

Elinor Griffiths, Research Grants Manager and Margie Berrow, Study Support Service Manager, CRN West of England, NIHR Clinical Research Network (CRN)

Excess Treatment Costs and the SoECAT form

Wednesday 18 December 2019, 12:30 - 13:30, Lecture Theatre 2

Rosemary Greenwood, Senior Statistician, Research Design Service (RDS)

Applying for an RfPB

Tuesday 28 January 2020, 12:30 - 13:30

 

 CANCELLED

 CANCELLED

Tuesday 18 February 2020, 12:30 - 13:30, Tutorial Room 4

Elinor Griffiths, Research Grants Manager and Margie Berrow, Study Support Service Manager, CRN West of England, NIHR Clinical Research Network (CRN)

Excess Treatment Costs and the SoECAT form

Wednesday 18 March 2020, 12:30 - 13:30, Tutorial Room 6

CANCELLED

 

CANCELLED

Wednesday 15 April 2020, 12:30 - 13:30, Tutorial Room 1

To be confirmed

To be confirmed

Wednesday 13 May 2020, 12:30 - 13:30, Tutorial Room 6

To be confirmed

To be confirmed

Tuesday 16 June 2020, 12:30 - 13:30, Tutorial Room 4

To be confirmed

To be confirmed

 * all in Education & Research Centre, Upper Maudlin Street, Bristol BS2 8AE 

2018-19 Programme

10 June 2019

How to maximise patient recruitment and retention (Lucy Culliford, Research Fellow, University of Bristol)

9 May 2019

My experience of becoming an NIHR Doctoral Research Fellow (Michelle Bonfield, Senior Vascular Clinical Scientist, UHBristol)

10 April 2019

Overcoming imposter syndrome and finding your academic voice (Ema Swingwood, Respiratory Pathway Lead/Physiotherapist, UHBristol)

15 January 2019

What are funders looking for in a grant application? Reflections from the NIHR Research for Patient Benefit panel.(Emma Dures, Associate Professor in Rheumatology and Self-Management, University of the West of England, Bristol)

17 December 2018

The Bristol dose-painting project: ideas to results.(Stephen Blake, Head of Radiotherapy Physics, UHBristol) Read more here

14 November 2018

The Approval Processes - IRAS, HRA, REC & C&C (Jess Bisset, Research Operations Manager, Research & Innovation, UHBristol) Read more here

9 October 2018

Hints and tips for applying for UHBristol Above & Beyond grant (Jo Robson, Consultant Senior Lecturer in Rheumatology, University of the West of England )

12 September 2018

Translating a clinical problem into a research question and proposal, Paul Whybrow (Research Fellow, UHBristol & UWE CHCR)

16 July 2018

Applying for funding and managing your research project, Alex Webb.

Support available for non-medical practitioners, Dave Rea and Mary Griffin, Clinical Research Network West

Read more here

13 June 2018

Applying for funding and managing your research project, Melissa Domaille Read more here

 

Is your study research, audit or service evaluation

Tuesday 28 January 2020, 12:30 - 13:30, Tutorial Room F