Cohort studies resources

Cohort Directory – Medical Research Council
A directory of UK population cohorts, which can be searched for key terms and filtered (e.g. on sample size at recruitment).

Be Part of Research – National Institute of Health Research (NIHR)
A website to help people interested in taking part in health and social care research to find and contact studies.

Many cohort studies have their own websites where you can find out more information.

You may also be interested in other sections about medical and health research on this website, such as:


Patient and public involvement in research

Clinical trials

Research nurses, midwives and allied health professionals

Who made this cohort studies resource?

Dr Abi McNiven Dr Abi McNiven is a qualitative researcher in the Medical Sociology and Health Experiences Research Group, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health...