North of England Commissioning Support Unit

Research and Development

Research and Development

Research and development are key in supporting innovation, understanding issues and making evidence based decisions.  We have expertise and experience to help you deliver improved outcomes, working in collaboration with the National Institute of Health Research and local research networks.

We can provide:

  • Advice on research projects in primary care
  • Feasibility of research projects
  • Research governance advice for primary care

“Our team gives a comprehensive service, supporting a range of R&D activities to make sure that the best research and evidence is available and can be used in the most appropriate way to support commissioning.”

– Shona Haining, Senior Research & Development Manager

Our current projects are listed here.

Our Research and Evidence Bulletins are available at the links below:

North East Vanguards Final Evaluation Report
The North East Vanguards Final Evaluation Report has now been published along with a summary.  These can be seen at the links below.

More information about Research and Development
Please click here for more information about research and development.

"I would like to thank you for your help. Your knowledge, enthusiasm and efficiency have made this a very positive experience for us all. We have enjoyed working with you a great deal and hope to be able to collaborate with you again in the future." - Clinical Senior Lecturer, Centre for Cancer Prevention, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine