Welcome to the NHS Grampian Research & Development website.

The R&D Department ensures research is conducted to high scientific, ethical and financial standards and aims to provide guidance to researchers undertaking non-commercial & commercial research involving NHS Grampian, steer researchers through all the processes involved in research and direct them to sources of further information.


In 2014/15 R&D helped manage and oversee 521 individual non-commercial research projects which have recruited over 5000 patients.