Joint Research Office


Nominations now open for research prize as part of UCLH Celebrating Excellence Awards

6 February 2019

Nominations are also open for an 'Outstanding Admin and Support Award' aimed at non-clinical staff.

Nominations are now open for UCLH Celebrating Excellence Awards including a ‘Contribution to World Class Research’ prize, and an ‘Outstanding Admin and Support Award’ which is aimed at non-clinical staff.

The JRO encourages researchers to nominate colleagues and teams they believe are deserving of these awards.

The ‘Contribution to World Class Research Award’ recognises those who have:

-          demonstrated excellence in delivering a portfolio of innovative, world-class research with direct benefit to patients, and meeting Trust, and National Institute for Health Research objectives

-          demonstrated excellence in the delivery and recruitment of patients to research studies

-          contributed to the engagement and support of research participants and patient groups.

All UCLH staff including volunteers, honorary and temporary staff members involved in research activity are eligible for the research award, and nominations can be made by completing an online form accessible via the awards pages on the UCLH Intranet (note: link accessible via UCLH PCs), which also contain details of all other awards.

Nominations are open until 28 February 2019, and winners will be announced in April.

Other notable UCLH Excellence Awards include: Allied Health Professional and Pharmacy Award; EHRS Champion Award; Excellence in Education award; and a Teamwork award.

The UCLH Celebrating Excellence Awards team can be contacted at CelebratingExcellenceAwards@uclh.nhs.uk.