COVID-19 resources

There are a number of resources for research in relation to COVID-19, from guidance for clinical trials units to education materials for staff. 

NIHR's response to COVID-19

NIHR Restarting Research

NIHR issues final update on implementation of the Restart Framework

NIHR RDS London COVID-19 resources

Health Professional COVID-19 and Cancer Hub

UK Oncology Nursing Society (UKONS) research resources

Guidance for Clinical Trial Units

Guidance for CTUs from the UKCRC Registered Clinical Trials Units Network.

NHS R&D Forum Resource Exchange

The Exchange aims to share practice and provide support in all the essentials of running health and care R&D Departments across the UK.


Building resilience into clinical trial design and conduct during the pandemic. Updated guidance on minimising disruptions to the conduct and integrity of clinical trials of medicines during COVID-19.

NHS England and Improvement Blog

Supporting nursing research and evidence to underpin policy dialogue and system transformation.

COVID-19 education materials for healthcare staff (OxSTaR)

The information is designed for healthcare professionals caring for patients with COVID-19 and has been developed in collaboration with Oxford University Hospitals Foundation Trust (OUH FT).