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Clinical Research Skills for Women’s Health: Study Day

Start: 17/09/2020 08:00
End: 17/09/2020 17:00

Location: Online
Programme: Clinical Research Skills - 2020.pdf

This one-day virtual course has been designed to increase your knowledge and understanding of clinical research methodology and research governance.

Delivered by research experts, the interactive online course will cover a wide variety of topics including how to engage the public in research and how to become directly involved in NIHR and industry portfolio trials.

Our high-quality online courses are designed to be interactive, with opportunities for Q&A and peer-to-peer discussion.

To enhance your learning experience and further assist flexible learning, lectures will be made available online to you after the event, so if you have to miss a lecture you can catch up when it suits you.

Online Platform

Please note, this course will be delivered through an online collaborative platform which creates a guest profile for all participants. As part of this proflie, the name and email address of the participant will be visible to all participants within the secure course classroom. This is a requirement of use of this platform so permission to share this information will be gathered during the registration process.

Why attend

  • Enhance your knowledge of clinical research methodology
  • Understand how to engage with clinical networks
  • Become able to participate as an investigator in portfolio research studies
  • Learn how to undertake a critical review of a research topic

Peer feedback

“This was a great course. It was very informative and well structured.” – Delegate, 2018

Who should attend

  • All O&G doctors with an interest in academic training at any stage during their specialty training programme
  • Clinical and research midwives and nurses
  • NHS consultants and doctors keen to develop their clinical research skills and knowledge
  • Trial coordinators and researchers involved in women’s health research

Course Organisers

Professor Dilly OC Anumba, MBBS FWACS FRCOG MD LL.M (Medical Law), Sheffield

Professor Andrew Horne FRCOG, Edinburgh

Professor Shakila Thangaratinam MRCOG, Birmingham

Honorary Co-Directors of Conferences

Mr Philip Toozs-Hobson FRCOG, Birmingham

Mr Andrew Sizer FRCOG, Shrewsbury


The registration fee (inclusive of online discount and VAT) for this event is:

Band A (including UK):

  • Standard Rate – £366.00
  • Member Rate – £314.00
  • Trainee Rate – £248.00

Band B and C:

  • Standard Rate - £220.00

View the country bandings here.

How to book

  1. Sign into the RCOG website or create your account here – you need to be registered with the RCOG website to book on to an event
  2. Check that your card billing address is listed in ‘My account’ > ‘My details’ > ‘Addresses’, as you will need this in order to complete your booking
  3. Check that your details are correct in ‘My account’ > ‘My details’ > ‘Career stage’, as we will use this to calculate your registration fee
  4. Return to this page
  5. Scroll down to the bottom of the page to find the booking form, which will appear once you are logged in

Alternatively, you can download and complete the booking form, then email it to, although if you book using this method you will not receive the £10 online discount.

For any queries regarding this event, please contact;

Andreia Dias, Senior Events Co-ordinator

You need to be logged in to the RCOG website to make an online booking. Please go to the log-in page.