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. 

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

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