School of Medicine
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Primary Care

Research groups which engage in healthcare research done in general practices or the wider community.

Postgraduate Research Opportunities

Primary Care Research Groups
GroupAim
Biobehavioural Approaches to Health

Examines how treating both the patient and their disease can improve health and healthcare.

Centre for Healthcare Technologies To bring together key stakeholders, capabilities and expertise to support the rapid translation of scientific discoveries into healthcare adoption.
Community Rehabilitation To find and implement rehabilitation techniques that improve the quality of life, in a cost effective way, for people with severe health conditions.
Injury Epidemiology and Prevention Specialises in the epidemiology and prevention of injuries in all age groups, including preventing falls in older people,preventing injuries in childhood, measuring the long term impact of injuries and evaluating interventions in primary care and community settings.
Medicine Safety and Effective Healthcare Research To influence policy and practice so that effective interventions to improve patient safety are rolled out across the health service.
National Biofilms Innovation Centre To establish a network of research and innovation capacity catalysing collaboration with industry in the study of biofilms to achieve breakthrough innovation.
Nottingham Biomedical Research Centre To spearhead the development of MRI to gain relevant information on organ functional and metabolism, and latent pathophysiological processes for experimental medicine studies and to enable pre-emptive and personalised medicine.
Primary Care Epidemiology Undertakes large scale research into the epidemiology of diseases, the safety of commonly prescribed drugs and the development, validation and implementation of risk prediction tools.
Primary Care Stratified Medicine (PRISM) To develop and translates new stratified approaches into primary care – where over 90% of health care is delivered.
PRIMIS A leader in extracting knowledge and value from primary care data, helping to achieve better health outcomes across the UK.
Smoking in Pregnancy To reduce smoking rates in pregnancy and to prevent women from returning to smoking after they have had their babies, develop and test effective methods for helping pregnant women to quit smoking and prevent relapse after childbirth, and influence health policies.

School of Medicine

University of Nottingham
Medical School
Nottingham, NG7 2UH

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