Research at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust

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If you are interested in taking part in a research study with us, please use the link below to see which studies we are currently running that could be of benefit to you.


Our vision is to improve the health and wellbeing of our local population by conducting high quality, well run research which is relevant to their needs by embedding research as part of our core business.

To find out more about research opportunities at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust either as a researcher or participant, ask your health care professional or contact the R&D team today. 


We would like to celebrate our amazing colleagues on Clinical Trials Day for all their hard work supporting research. Please watch the video below to hear their reflections over the last year.




Lady suffering with pelvis pain
Plymouth women suffering from pelvic girdle pain following childbirth invited to trial support shorts

Researchers in Plymouth are looking for 60 women from the local area who have been suffering with pelvic girdle pain for three months or more since childbirth to take part in a new study testing customised pelvic support shorts as an innovative alternative treatment.

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