About our research

Clinical research, mainly clinical trials of medicines, is the key focus of our research activity. Our world class investigators and highly trained clinical research staff allow us to attract and host the latest national and international clinical trials and deliver them to international regulatory and ethical standards.

Find out more about our research performance.

We work with commercial, academic, medical charities, NHS and government department sponsors to deliver over 150 clinical studies at any one time. 

Our research activity works across a range areas. Our key strengths include:

  • oncology
  • haematology
  • rheumatology
  • cardiology
  • infectious diseases
  • transplant and immunology
  • hepatology
  • renal medicine
  • gastroenterology
  • dermatology
  • child health

We also host a significant academic research programme in collaboration with our main academic partner, UCL Royal Free Campus (UCLR).