As the UK’s largest provider of specialist cardiothoracic services, Papworth Hospital recognises the fundamental importance of research to the delivery of high-quality patient care.
Knowledge in healthcare is continually changing and we are committed to leading the way in evaluating new techniques of diagnosing and treating heart and lung diseases.
Central to this are the doctors, nurses and other health professionals who deliver patient care.
The great majority of our clinicians participate in research. The opportunity to get involved in research is one of the main reasons people choose to work at Papworth Hospital.
The following pages provide detailed information for employees undertaking research at Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
The R&D Unit is here to help all members of staff, whether novice or experienced researcher, wishing to get involved in research.