At THIS Institute we have an important goal:

To strengthen the evidence base for improving healthcare.

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We do things differently

Co-created by two exceptional organisations - the University of Cambridge and the Health Foundation – THIS Institute is founded on the guiding principle that efforts to improve care should be based on the highest quality evidence.

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A unique opportunity

We’re creating a new generation of highly trained, multidisciplinary experts with skills in researching healthcare improvement. Whether your passion is law or engineering, economics or philosophy, you’re invited to join us in our mission.

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Who we work with

An independent charity committed to bringing about better health and healthcare for people in the UK. 

LSE Health, London School of Economics. Swansea Centre for Improvement and Innovation in Health and Social Care. Centre for Implementation Science. Barts Institute of Population Health Sciences. RAND Europe. Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen. Academy of Medical Royal Colleges. Department of Health for Northern Ireland. Centre for Science and Policy, University of Cambridge. Social Science Applied to Healthcare Improvement Research (SAPPHIRE) Group. Centre for Health Innovation, Leadership and Learning at Nottingham University Business School. Healthcare Design Group, Cambridge Engineering Design Centre. National Voices. Clinical Operational Research Unit, University College London. Point of Care Foundation. McPin Foundation. Collaborative Quality Improvement. Health Education England. Florence Nightingale Foundation. HSMC, University of Birmingham. Kings Improvement Science, Kings College London. Homerton College, University of Cambridge. PROMPT Maternity Foundation. Bradford Institute for Health Research.

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