The RD&E is at the forefront of clinical research at national and international level. Participation in clinical research demonstrates the Trust’s commitment to improving the quality of care we offer and to making our contribution to wider health improvement.

Our clinical staff stay abreast of the latest possible treatment possibilities and active participation in research leads to successful patient outcomes.

Each year the Trust participates in over 400 studies and publications in peer reviewed journals exceed 150 per year demonstrating the Trust’s commitment to transparency and desire to improve patient outcomes and experience across the NHS.