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Study Design and Funding Support

With experienced trialists across all our teams, each can provide insight and contribute to the study design and protocol development for a trial, as well as support with applying for funding.

Our services include:

  • Trial management, data management and statistical expertise for study design, methodology and documentation
  • Identifying suitable funding opportunities
  • Review and contribute to writing of funding applications
  • Identification of trial costings
  • Allocation of trial costings as per the “Attributing the costs of health and social care Research and Development” (AcoRD) Guidance
  • Contracts manager input for producing funding agreements, collaboration agreements.

Please get in touch with us as soon as you have a research idea so as to get the appropriate support.

Contact us


Derby Clinical Trials Support Unit
Medical School, Office 5033
Royal Derby Hospital
DE22 3DT