NIHR Research Centres
King’s provides academic partnership in three categories of NIHR research centres,involving collaborating with all three of its primary partner NHS Trusts: Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
The centres were created in 2005 and are aimed at providing patients better access to ground breaking medicines and treatments, and supporting researchers carrying out health and social care research. The centres are external recognition of King’s unparalleled translational research portfolio.
NIHR Biomedical Research Centre at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust and King's College London
NIHR Mental Health Biomedical Research Centre and Dementia Biomedical Research Unit
NIHR School for Social Care Research
NIHR HEALTH PROTECTION RESEARCH UNIT in health impact of environmental hazards
NIHR HEALTH PROTECTION RESEARCH UNIT In emergency preparedness and response