The National Research Ethics Service (NRES) is a division of the NPSA. The NRES protects the rights, safety, dignity and well-being of research participants that are part of clinical trials and other research within the NHS.
The NRES website contains details on how to apply for ethical approval, including useful contacts.
The National Patient Safety Agency (NPSA) leads and contributes to improved, safe patient care by informing, supporting and influencing the health sector.
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