The Researcher Magazine

New digital magazine aims to inspire the next generation of researchers

A new magazine called The Researcher launched on the 15th June. The digital publication, created for health researchers by health researchers aims to raise awareness of research careers among nurses, midwives and allied health professionals.

Health Education England (HEE), NHS Research and Development North West and the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) have worked together with a team of early career health researchers and award winning writer Rob Young to produce the magazine which illustrates the real-life stories of what it is like to undertake a research.

Two further editions of The Researcher are planned over the next six months. This first edition has the theme of ‘Breaking boundaries’ and is available to read at

The next editorial meeting to drive issue 2 (Keeping Balanced) is on 21st september in Manchester.
The launch of The Researcher edition 2, will be late Autumn.
We’ll keep you posted!