Research themes

  • Acute Care Research

    Providing evidence based management of acute illness across the life-course and specialties

  • Ageing and Frailty

    Understanding the mechanisms that underlie the loss of immunity or musculoskeletal health with ageing and trauma, using this knowledge to develop interventions.

  • Neuroscience, Trauma and Ophthalmology

    Development of novel strategies, tools, diagnostics and technologies focussed on inflammation, scarring, regeneration and repair.

  • Rheumatology

    Research focussed on inflammatory rheumatic diseases; in particular the pathobiology, comorbidity and patient reported outcomes.

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Posted 10 June 2020

First drugs announced in major COVID-19 drugs trial

Two UK drugs companies will be the first to partner with the Universities of Birmingham and Oxford as part of a major new UK drugs trial to test potential therapeutics to treat patients hospitalised with COVID-19.

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