Graphics pictureThe NIHR Clinical Research Network Wessex provides the infrastructure that allows high-quality clinical research to take place in the NHS in the Dorset area, so that patients can benefit from new and better treatments.

CRN Wessex works to increase the opportunities for patients to take part in clinical research and ensure that studies are carried out efficiently. The Wessex region covers Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Dorset and South Wiltshire allowing opportunities for expertise and resources to be shared across the region.

There are many sources of funding opportunities for applied health research including the NIHR, Research Councils and major charities. Find the latest funding opportunities here.