Research and development

In 2021/22 1,180 patients were recruited into our NIHR portfolio trials across 72 studies in 21 specialities. We have 51 principal investigators and 2 chief investigator led studies open that have been developed by our own researchers.

Who we are and what we do

Our research and development team put research at the heart of care within North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust.

Our Team

Our research teams include delivery teams, our set up and governance team, a management team and a chief investigator support team.

Tees Valley Research Alliance (TVRA)

We are one of two trusts across Teesside to create a research partnership which benefits staff, patients and stakeholders.

Why we do research

Patients can benefit from taking part in cutting edge clinical research or innovation projects.

Research partners

Our research and development team work with a range of partner organisations to deliver the highest quality care.

How to get involved

Research can improve patient care now and in the future by finding out what treatments work best for different conditions.

How to contact us

Contact information for the research and development team at North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust.

Maternity Research and Development

Research is used to build new knowledge, improve current care and develop new treatments within our maternity services.