University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust is a regional and national centre for specialist clinical services. It is home to some of the country’s leading clinical research institutions, and is dedicated to developing and implementing groundbreaking treatments, technologies and techniques.


  • Clinical Research Facility

    CRF Team

    The NIHR / Wellcome Trust Birmingham Clinical Research Facility (CRF) is a purpose-built, dedicated unit where study participants take part in research programmes safely according to robust, ethically approved trial protocols. The CRF is a collaboration between the University of Birmingham, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust and Birmingham Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

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  • Trauma research

    MERT helicopter landing at Camp Bastion

    Read about unique research into injuries
    QEHB is home to the NIHR Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre,  a national centre for trauma research, taking discoveries from the military frontline to improve outcomes for all patients in the UK.

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More events
  • 26May

    Birmingham Liver Course

    26 May 2016

    Date: 26th (9.30am- 7pm)- 27th (9.30-1.20pm)  May 2016 Venue: Centre for Professional Development, The Medical School, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston campus The University of Birmingham and Queen Elizabeth Hospital are pleased to welcome you to…

  • 22Apr

    UHB Research Showcase 2015

    22 April 2015

    Date: Wednesday 20th May 2015 Time: 10:00-16:00 Venue: Main Atrium, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2WB Experts at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham are giving the public a chance to see some of the…


More news
  • ITM officially opened

    05 October 2016

    The Institute of Translational Medicine (ITM) was officially opened on Tuesday October 4 by John Clancy, Leader of Birmingham City Council. Funded through the Birmingham City Deal and delivered by Birmingham Health Partners (BHP), the…

  • Trust awarded £12 million in research funding

    15 September 2016

    The Trust which runs the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham will receive more than £12 million from the Government as part of a record package of research funding announced today by Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt. Twenty…