Research is important in healthcare for a number of reasons and helps us grow and develop and optimise patient care, treatment and experience. 

It can play an important role in discovering new treatments and also in making sure that we use existing treatment in the best way possible. Research can also find answers to things that are unknown which helps to fill gaps in knowledge and information and change the way that healthcare professionals work.

DIHC are committed to continuing to grow, evolve and develop and there are a number of ways we are involved research. Please see below for further information: