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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  • 11Mar

    Introduction to Metabolomics for the Clinical Scientist

    11 March 2019

      11 March 2019, 09:45-16:15 School of Biosciences, University of Birmingham The 1-day course, organised by the University of Birmingham in partnership with the Phenome Centre Birmingham, will provide clinicians with an overview of the metabolomics…

  • 05Mar

    Healthcare Science Day – 6th March 2019

    05 March 2019

    The annual Healthcare Science  event will be held in the Atrium of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEHB) from 9am to 4pm, 6th March, as part of the celebration of Healthcare Science Week. Young and old…


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