Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Research centres

Faculty research centres are either multidisciplinary activities, specific funded units, or are specific networks with external organisations.

School of Biosciences and Medicine research centres

Discover our research centres in the School of Biosciences and Medicine where we can justifiably state that our research activity embraces fully the ‘bench-to-bedside’ concept.

International Care Ethics (ICE) Observatory

Directed by Dr Ann Gallagher, the ICE Observatory is a worldwide collaboration of researchers in ethics in care focussing on issues of morality, professional ethics, philosophy of care, cultural and religious values, law and accountability.

Mobile Health (mHealth)

The mHealth research centre aims to develop, evaluate and use the data derived from mHealth technologies to improve patient outcomes and promote improvements in health, social and third sector care provision.

Real-world Evidence Centre

The Real-world Evidence centre is working with global healthcare leader Eli Lilly and Company to study the effects of treatment on people with type 2 diabetes, which affects about 95 per cent of those with the disease.

Centre for Research in Nursing & Midwifery Education (CRNME) Legacy Fund

The CRNME research centre takes an interdisciplinary approach to research within the world-of-work, and research to support new modes of health care education delivery.