Clinical Research Office. A partnership between Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the University of Sheffield

Performance & Operating Framework - CRIO Review 2019-20

Please see details below for the CRIO review for the Performance & Operating Framework (POF) 2019-20.

The review for each directorate should be completed by using the CRIO Reviewer form below; the form has a series of statements that you should rate using the scoring system outlined within the document. The statements are related to the Directorate Review Form and the POF table that each of the directorates’ has submitted:

 CRIO Reviewer Form 2019-20

  • At this stage we need to ensure that the sixteen re-applications for Academic Status are reviewed by Thursday 12th March at 1pm, ready for the information to be sent out for Peer Review.

  • For the 'non-academic' Directorates, we have an extra week to complete the reviews as these are less urgent. Please complete the reviews for the 'non-academic' directorates by Thursday 19th March at 1pm.

Useful Information

Please see below some documents that you may find useful to assist with the CRIO Review:

Documents submitted by directorates

In the table below, for each directorate you will find the following documents:

  1. Review Form 19-20

  2. Directorate POF Table 2019-20

  3. Directorate Research Strategy 2018-2020 

Using the table below, simply click on the name of the Directorate to access the documents. For the CRIO review, you will need to refer to documents 1 and 2 for each Directorate to complete the review. Document 3 is the Directorate Research Strategy that was submitted in 2018, and is for reference only. All the Academic directorate re-applications are in bold blue font. 

  • Please review the Academic directorate re-applications and new applications by Thursday 12th March at 1pm, using the CRIO Reviewer form provided above.

  • Please review 'non-academic' Directorates by Thursday 19th March at 1pm, using the CRIO Reviewer form provided above.

  • You will need to complete one CRIO Reviewer Form per directorate.

  • All reviews should be returned by e-mail to

Table - Directorate POF Documents 2019-20


Cardiology & Cardiothoracic Surgery

Combined Community & Acute Care

Communicable Diseases & Specialised Medicine

Diabetes & Endocrinology



General Surgery


Medical Imaging and Medical Physics

Musculosketal (MSK)


Obstetrics, Gynaecology

& Neonatology 


Oral and Dental



Plastic Surgery

Renal Services

Respiratory Medicine


Specialised Rehabilitation



Vascular Services