Our Values

Our Principles:

To achieve our vision the Forum needs to be:

  • Relevant & useful to the NHS organisations, stakeholders and the research management community
  • Sustainable & independent (to continue serving its members independently, without undue external influence or funding)
  • Influential & respected
  • Responsive to national change
  • Used by research management teams on a regular basis

Our Values

As a community we value:

  • New knowledge and quality research for the benefit of people, patients and their improved healthcare
  • Leadership and engagement in research for growth
  • Excellent research management for excellent research.
  • Effective and pragmatic quality and management systems
  • Sharing, collaboration and partnership wherever possible
  • Organisational differences and learning across boundaries
  • Continued innovation for the benefit of all