RDS NENC provides outreach activities across the North East and North Cumbria. Examples are included below, please contact us if you would like further information or to discuss opportunities in your organisation:

2018 Research Clinics

RDS NENC operate regular research clinics at a number of organisations throughout the region whereby RDS advisors are on hand to offer free and confidential one-to-one advice with:

  • Designing a research study
  • Research methods (qualitative and quantitative)
  • Identifying suitable sources of funding
  • Involving patients and public in research design
  • Identifying potential academic, clinical and lay collaborators

We currently have appointments available at:

James Cook University Hospital click here for dates 

University Hospital of North Tees click here for dates

Teesside University 

Sunderland University 

Northumbria University 

University of Cumbria

If you would like to find out more or would like to enquire about arranging a clinic in your organisation, then please get in touch through our contact page.

Tailored Workshops and Presentations

We provide tailored workshops and presentations about all aspects of preparing and submitting a high quality research application.  Please contact us through our contact page to discuss opportunities.


RDS NENC hosts NIHR and other events including opportunities for funding; for information on upcoming events please see our events page. If you would like the RDS to attend an event you are hosting please visit our contact page.