The Department of Health announced a further £112 million investment into NIHR Clinical Research Facilities (CRFs) across the country.
Following a competitive application and assessment process, funding has been awarded to 23 NHS organisations. Provided over the next five years, the funding will pay for specialist research nurses and technical staff, as well as providing cutting-edge facilities to support clinical research and trials.
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Below is a table summarising how the £112m investment in clinical facilities will be split between 23 NHS organisations.
|NHS organisation||Funding for 5 years from 1 April 2017|
|Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust||£2,000,000|
|Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust||£11,485,445|
|Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust||£12,500,000|
|Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust||£3,038,927|
|Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust||£7,256,216|
|Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust||£10,885,958|
|Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust||£750,000|
|Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust||£750,000|
|Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust||£5,315,730|
|Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Foundation Trust||£4,000,000|
|Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust||£2,407,641|
|Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust||£3,738,298|
|Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust||£750,000|
|Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust||£5,738,298|
|Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust||£1,392,550|
|Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust||£3,111,845|
|South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust||£3,964,705|
|The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust||£2,483,179|
|University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust||£6,500,000|
|University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust||£12,812,957|
|University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust||£750,000|
|University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust||£1,430,641|
|University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust||£9,244,166|