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Latest update on performance of HRA Approval issued

Published on 19 July 2016

The HRA Approval Programme today issues another update on performance.

HRA Approval for new studies continues to be issued in line with plans. Requests for HRA Approval for existing studies and for amendments have been higher than expected but have …


Update on performance of HRA Approval issued

Published on 17 June 2016

The HRA Approval Programme today issues an update on performance.

HRA Approval for new studies is being issued in line with plans. Requests for HRA Approval for existing studies and for amendments has been higher than expected, and actions for …


HRA Approval implemented for the NHS in England

Published on 4 April 2016

HRA Approval is now the process for applying for approvals for all project-based research in the NHS led from England. It replaces previous systems including the NIHR Coordinated System for gaining NHS Permission (CSP). For any new studies that are …