We work in collaboration with regional and national industry partners, as well as charities.

This helps to bring expertise and wide-ranging experience to our work, making it relevant to diverse communities, and health and care systems.

Our core partners include:

  • Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership
  • Integrated Care System Nottingham and Nottinghamshire
  • Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland health and social care
  • Health Innovation Manchester
  • Manchester Academic Health Science Centre (MAHSC)
  • East Midlands Academic Health Science Network (EM AHSN)

Regional collaborators

Our regional collaborators include:

  • NIHR Infrastructure within Manchester, Leicester, and Nottingham, including Biomedical Research Centres (BRCs) and Applied Research Collaborations (ARCs);
  • The University of Manchester Innovation Factory;
  • Health Innovation Manchester.

National collaborators

Our national collaborators include:

  • The network of NIHR PSRCs located across England: Yorkshire and Humber, Birmingham, Central London, Northwest London, and Newcastle
  • NIHR School for Primary Care Research (NIHR SPCR)
  • NIHR School for Social Care Research (NIHR SSCR)
  • National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Safety in Mental Health (NCISH)
  • The Academic Health Science Network (AHSN)

Charity and industry collaborators

Our collaborations with charities and industry include:

  • The Samaritans
  • UK Kidney Association (UKKA)
  • Caribbean and African Health Network (CAHN)
  • Graphnet
  • 42nd Street