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Join a COVID-19 clinical trial.

The PRINCIPLE trial aims to find treatments that reduce hospital admission and improve symptoms for people with COVID-19.
  • You have had these symptoms for fewer than 15 days: 
  • ​​new continuous cough or high temperature or a loss of, or change in, normal sense of taste or smell 
  • OR have a positive test for SARS-Co-V2 infection with COVID-19 symptoms in the past 14 days 
  • You are aged 50 to 64 with a pre-existing illness 
  • You are aged 65 and above 

Find out more:

Download the Research Trial Poster – Covid-19


‘Be Part of Research, the successor site to the UK Clinical Trials Gateway, is now live!

International Clinical Trials Day

To mark International Clinical Trials Day on the 20th May the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) launched a new campaign called ‘Be Part of Research’. The campaign seeks to encourage people to get involved in research and pledge support to help raise greater awareness about research opportunities.

Click on this link to help support the campaign –

Dementia affects 850,000 people in the UK.

The only way to beat the condition is through research.
People with dementia or memory problems, their carers and anyone who is interested can sign up to Join Dementia Research. You can also sign up for someone else, providing that you have their consent. Registering is the first step in becoming involved in supporting vital research studies across the nation more