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. 

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

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