Research Champions Thames Valley and South Midlands

Research Champions are members of the public who volunteer their time to spread the word about health and care research to the public and help healthcare staff understand more about the experiences of those who take part in research. This website is about the Research Champions programme in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Milton Keynes and Oxfordshire, administered by the NIHR Clinical Research Network Thames Valley and South Midlands.

For researchers

Research Champions can support your research by:

Read more about how Research Champions support partner organisations to fulfil the requirements of the NHS Long Term Plan and CQC Well-Led Framework. 

View biographies of our Research Champions here

View posters, flyers and graphics to promote the initiative to the public and staff.

Please complete this form to make a request to work with our Research Champions.

If you know anyone who is interested in becoming a Research Champion please ask them to contact us (see below) or visit this website. 

For more information contact 

Queries: 01865 227252 or