About Us

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.

Our Facilities


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Our research

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