Research and Innovation

Research, Development & Innovation

Research and Innovation is a central part of our Trust. Our team oversees research projects and promotes and encourages research within the Trust.

Our key functions are

  • maintainTo develop and maintain the research strategy of the Trust

  • To develop a strong research culture among health professionals, enabling them to make the best clinical decisions for their patients, supported by the best evidence based practice

  • magnifyTo identify research priorities

  • networkTo establish a support network for researchers

  • tickTo screen research proposals and issue guidance, support and approvals as appropriate for research to take place within the Trust.

  • peopleTo promote and encourage service user involvement in research


For performance information on the clinical trials hosted by SSSFT, please click here