The R&D Team plan to organize a monthly “Research Forum” or “Research Workshop”, across a range of topics and featuring speakers from inside and outside the Trust. Wherever possible we will post the slides and other media from these talks on this page (you will need your Microsoft Account to view these talks once captured).

The Forum will be complemented by a regular newsletter and workshops covering different aspects of undertaking research in the NHS.


Research Workshop (19th November 2020) – via MSTeams (1300-1500)

Dr Sarah Baillon

“Health Research Authority and NHS Ethics Applications”

All research which takes place in the NHS requires HRA approval, and any research involving patients may require NHS Research Ethics Committee approval too. Listen to Dr Sarah Baillon demystify and explain the processes…


Research Forum (6th October 2020) – via MSTeams (1300-1500)

Professor Peter Tyrer:

“The environment and how it can be used to treat mental illness – “Nidotherapy”

A challenge for all who watch, spot the impromptu appearance of Hamish…


Research Workshop (18th September 2020) – via MSTeams

Sarah Baillon & Tanya McLaven:

How To Do a Literature Search

Watch this Research Workshop to help you through the process of conducting a literature search


Research Forum (15th July 2020) – via MSTeams (1300-1500)

Dolly Sud:

How to Develop and Communicate a Good Research Question

All research starts with a good question, listen to Dolly explain more about how to properly develop and communicate a good research question


Research Forum (18th June 2020)

JULIAN TANG:

The Coronavirus Outbreak: The Latest Facts and Precautions

The Wuhan 2019 novel coronavirus SARS CoV 2/COVID 19 has changed life as we know it. Listen to Dr Julian Tang, Consultant Virologist, explain what we know about COVID-19 so far.