Academic Toolkit - ACT!


Health Research Authority

CAG - Confidentiality Advisory Group External link

If you intend to access confidential patient information without consent in England and Wales you should apply to the Confidentiality Advisory Group (CAG). You will need to apply whether your project is managed as research or non-research.

GDPR regulations as applied to research External link

How to ensure that your research data is managed in line with current European regulation

GDPR transparency wording Public Information Sheets External link

HRA guidance on ethics submissions External link

comprehensive advice and guidance on applying, whether you can go for proportionate review etc

Planning and improving research - Health Research Authority External link

The HRA website has lots of really useful information that can help you get started.

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