West Midlands

NIHR CLAHRC West Midlands is a five-year initiative funded by the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) and matched funds provided by local health and social services. The initiative builds on the successful CLAHRC for Birmingham and Black Country pilot with a mission to create lasting and effective partnerships across health and social care organisations, universities (Birmingham, Keele and Warwick) to improve the services we can deliver for patient benefit. For more information about the CLAHRC , download their launch document and current list of projects.

CLAHRC West Midlands delivers research in four main areas:

  • Maternity and child health
  • Youth mental health
  • Prevention and detection of diseases
  • Chronic diseases
  • Cross-cutting themes: Implementation and organisational studies, and Research methods