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. 

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

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