NIHR / Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Facility

The Birmingham Clinical Research Facility (CRF)

The Birmingham NIHR / Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Facility (CRF) comprises adult and paediatric facilities based at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Birmingham Children’s Hospital. The facility provides high-quality clinical environments where patients can take part in experimental and complex clinical research studies.

The CRF is governed by Birmingham Health Partnership (BHP),  a strategic alliance between University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, University of Birmingham and Birmingham Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust bringing together clinical, scientific and academic excellence across an integrated medical and life sciences campus.