The UK government and devolved administrations, are setting out a bold and ambitious vision for the future of clinical research delivery, which capitalises on innovation, is resilient in the face of future healthcare challenges and improves the lives of patients all over the UK and around the world.
The British Heart Foundation Clinical Research Collaborative (BHF CRC) aims to support the planning and delivery of clinical research in heart and circulatory disease.
We will provide the infrastructure to facilitate, enhance and coordinate the research activity of existing cardiovascular and surgical societies, all of whom have pledged their support.
We are inclusive in our approach and will support our stakeholders to develop and deliver the projects irrespective of the proposed or final source of funding.
The BHF CRC initiative is funded by the British Heart Foundation and hosted by the British Cardiovascular Society.
Promote and Co-ordinate
To enable the effective planning and delivery of clinical research
Provide solutions to problems faced by our external stakeholders
Working with the research community to promote representation and opportunities
BANCC launched their Research Forum towards the end of 2019 in a new effect to champion nurse researchers, increase support to those interested in research and encourage more nurses into the field. The BHF CRC are excited to partner on this initiative and will be working closely with BANCC to support the forum as it grows.
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