Programmes

Birmingham Health Partners’ research infrastructure combines state-of-the-art buildings, facilities and equipment with virtual centres of excellence – all run and operated by the best minds in discovery science and translational health research. Browse our research environment below…

Advanced Therapies Facility

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The purpose-built Advanced Therapies Facility (ATF) building opened in 2011, funded largely through the Advantage … Continue reading "Advanced Therapies Facility"
BHP Centre for Regulatory Science and Innovation

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The Birmingham Health Partners Centre for Regulatory Science and Innovation (CRSI) was established in 2020 … Continue reading "BHP Centre for Regulatory Science and Innovation"
Birmingham Centre for Clinical Trials (BCCT)

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The Birmingham Centre for Clinical Trials (BCCT) brings together clinical trial expertise from across the … Continue reading "Birmingham Centre for Clinical Trials (BCCT)"
Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU)

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The Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU) is a leading national clinical trials unit specialising in … Continue reading "Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU)"
Birmingham Drug Discovery Facility

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Based within BHP founder member the University of Birmingham, the Drug Discovery Facility enables our … Continue reading "Birmingham Drug Discovery Facility"
Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit (CRCTU)

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From concept to completion: The Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit (CRCTU) quickly and safely translates … Continue reading "Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit (CRCTU)"
Centre for Clinical Haematology

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The Birmingham Centre for Clinical Haematology oversees one of the most active academic and clinical … Continue reading "Centre for Clinical Haematology"
Centre for Computational Biology

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The Centre for Computational Biology (CCB) brings together a multidisciplinary team of experts drawn from … Continue reading "Centre for Computational Biology"
Centre for Custom Medical Devices

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Bringing together multidisciplinary expertise, the Centre for Custom Medical Devices (CMD) was established to explore … Continue reading "Centre for Custom Medical Devices"
Centre for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism (CEDAM)

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Embedded within Birmingham Health Partners to bring together the strengths of academia and NHS patient … Continue reading "Centre for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism (CEDAM)"
Centre for Human Brain Health (CHBH)

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The Centre for Human Brain Health (CHBH) is a collaboration between the College of Life … Continue reading "Centre for Human Brain Health (CHBH)"
Centre for Patient Reported Outcomes Research (CPROR)

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Based at BHP founder member the University of Birmingham, the Centre for Patient Reported Outcomes … Continue reading "Centre for Patient Reported Outcomes Research (CPROR)"
Centre for Rare Diseases

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Situated in the Heritage Building (former Queen Elizabeth Hospital) at the heart of the BHP … Continue reading "Centre for Rare Diseases"
Clinical Immunology Service

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The Clinical Immunology Service provides a full range of immunological investigation services, offering the highest quality … Continue reading "Clinical Immunology Service"
Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre (ECMC)

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The Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre (ECMC) Network was established in 2007 and now has 18 … Continue reading "Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre (ECMC)"
Genomics Birmingham

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Genomics Birmingham is a resource centre providing a range of genomic services, along with a … Continue reading "Genomics Birmingham"
Health Services Management Centre (HSMC)

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A critical friend of the healthcare community: The Health Services Management Centre (HSMC) at BHP … Continue reading "Health Services Management Centre (HSMC)"
Healthcare Technologies Institute (HTI)

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The Healthcare Technologies Institute (HTI) brings together leading experts from a variety of disciplines across … Continue reading "Healthcare Technologies Institute (HTI)"
Henry Wellcome Building for Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Facility

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The Henry Wellcome Building for Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) is the UK’s largest biomolecular NMR … Continue reading "Henry Wellcome Building for Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Facility"
Human Biomaterials Resource Centre

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The Human Biomaterials Resource Centre (HBRC) is a human sample biorepository, licensed by the Human … Continue reading "Human Biomaterials Resource Centre"
Inflammation Research Facility (IRF)

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The Inflammation Research Facility (IRF) is a clinical facility focusing on inflammation based within QEHB … Continue reading "Inflammation Research Facility (IRF)"
Institute for Mental Health

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The Institute for Mental Health (IMH) has been established to maximise the collaborative efforts of … Continue reading "Institute for Mental Health"
Institute of Translational Medicine

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The Institute of Translational Medicine (ITM) is a place where scientists, researchers, clinicians and industry … Continue reading "Institute of Translational Medicine"
Medical Device Testing & Evaluation Centre (MD-TEC)

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Based within BHP's Institute of Translational Medicine, MD-TEC is a custom-built facility designed to support … Continue reading "Medical Device Testing & Evaluation Centre (MD-TEC)"
Midlands & Wales Advanced Therapy Treatment Centre (MW-ATTC)

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The Midlands and Wales Advanced Therapy Treatment Centre (MW-ATTC) is part of the wider ATTC … Continue reading "Midlands & Wales Advanced Therapy Treatment Centre (MW-ATTC)"
NIHR Applied Research Collaboration (ARC) West Midlands

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The NIHR Applied Research Collaboration (ARC) West Midlands is a five-year (2019-2024) initiative funded by … Continue reading "NIHR Applied Research Collaboration (ARC) West Midlands"
NIHR Birmingham Biomedical Research Centre (BRC)

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The NIHR Birmingham BRC brings together the expertise of University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) … Continue reading "NIHR Birmingham Biomedical Research Centre (BRC)"
NIHR Surgical Reconstruction & Microbiology Research Centre (SRMRC)

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The NIHR Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre (SRMRC) is a national hub for trauma … Continue reading "NIHR Surgical Reconstruction & Microbiology Research Centre (SRMRC)"
NIHR Trauma Management MedTech Co-operative (Trauma MIC)

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We are one of 11 NIHR MedTech and In Vitro diagnostics Co-Operatives (MICs) across England. … Continue reading "NIHR Trauma Management MedTech Co-operative (Trauma MIC)"
NIHR/Wellcome Trust Birmingham Clinical Research Facility (CRF)

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The Birmingham NIHR/Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Facility (CRF) is a truly integrated BHP centre. Its … Continue reading "NIHR/Wellcome Trust Birmingham Clinical Research Facility (CRF)"
Scar Free Foundation Centre for Conflict Wound Research

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Birmingham has long provided specialist care for injured members of the armed forces, with the … Continue reading "Scar Free Foundation Centre for Conflict Wound Research"
The BioHub Birmingham

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The BioHub Birmingham is a bioincubator at the heart of a support ecosystem for biomedical … Continue reading "The BioHub Birmingham"
The Centre of Membrane Proteins and Receptors (COMPARE)

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The Centre of Membrane Proteins and Receptors (COMPARE) is a unique collaboration between the Universities … Continue reading "The Centre of Membrane Proteins and Receptors (COMPARE)"
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Birmingham Health Partners' research infrastructure combines state-of-the-art buildings, facilities and equipment with virtual centres of … Continue reading "Z"