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.


  • 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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  • 17Feb

    Successful Research in the NHS

    17 February 2014

    Venue: Post Graduate Centre, New Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham. Time and date: Monday, 17 February, 2014; 17:30 -21:00 This event will be chaired by Professor Lorraine Harper and provide opportunity for clinicians to network with key leads…

  • 16Jan

    Making IRAS and CSP work for your Research Amendments

    16 January 2014

    Venue:  Birmingham & Black Country Comprehensive Local Research Network, Unit 1, West Wing, Institute of Research and Development, Birmingham Research Park, Vincent Drive, B15 2SQ Time and date: Wednesday, 23 October, 2013; 10:00 -11:30 All…


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  • UHB R&D win Best in Care Award

    13 November 2013

    The Research and Development Team underlined its dramatic expansion over past two years by picking up the Brighter Futures award at the Trust’s annual Best in Care Awards. The team has recorded a series of successes,…

  • Feature interview: New Dean of Medicine Professor David Adams

    01 October 2013

    The new Dean of Medicine at the University of Birmingham, Professor David Adams will play a key role in one of the most important clinical research programmes in Europe. How does he feel about the future of clinical research in the city? What is the next big thing? Gareth Duggan spoke with him to find out.