Acknowledging the BRC/U

Acknowledging NIHR funding

Researchers supported either directly or indirectly by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) and Dementia Biomedical Research Unit (BRU) must acknowledge that support in their research outputs. This support may take the form of directly incurred salary costs, directly allocated salary costs for Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) staff, training awards (studentships/fellowships/bursaries), pilot project awards or use of equipment, clinical research facilities or specialist staff funded by the NIHR Biomedical Research Centre award.

Please use the following statements in all research outputs that have benefited from NIHR Biomedical Research Centre support:

'This [paper/study/poster etc] represents independent research [part] funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Biomedical Research Centre at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and King’s College London. The views expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR or the Department of Health.'

For studies benefiting from both BRC and BRU infrastructure support, please use the following:

'This [paper/study/poster etc] represents independent research [part] funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Biomedical Research Centre and Dementia Unit at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and King’s College London. The views expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR or the Department of Health.'

For studies that have utilised the NIHR/Wellcome Trust King's Clinical Research Facility at Denmark Hill please use the following:

'This [paper/study/poster etc] represents independent research [part] funded by the NIHR-Wellcome Trust King's Clinical Research Facility and the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Biomedical Research Centre and Dementia Unit at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and King’s College London. The views expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR or the Department of Health.' 

Open Access

All researchers supported by BRC/U, and / or publishing work supported by BRC/U, should be aware of NIHR policy on open access. NIHR has also produced a guidance document to explain the implications of the above policy to the NIHR Infrastructure