LHP SPARK comprises 4 teams
- Research Development– supporting grant and fellowship applications, and industry support
- Research Sponsorship– supporting the sponsorship processes across LHP organisation
- Study Set up and Governance– arranged around 4 activity pillars (Cancer, Medicine and Surgery, Speciality and Primary Care) the team support all aspect of research set up including contracting.
- Research Data Systems- responsible for our digital first research management approach and SPARK performance data, dashboard and analytics
The LHP SPARK structure bring support from across a multidisciplinary team to work together on finalising contracts, costings, and working with the relevant NHS Departments to confirm capacity and capability to undertaken individual research studies.