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Translational research

Nottingham BRC logoThe Nottingham Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) is improving the health of millions of people with common diseases like asthma and arthritis. We drive innovation in experimental science and translate research into breakthrough treatments, new technologies and advanced medicines which benefit our patients.

At the heart of the Nottingham BRC is our internationally renowned expertise in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI).

Our world-leading research is in:

The BRC strengthens Nottingham’s position as a leading city for research and innovation. Hosted by NUH, it brings together world-renowned clinicians and scientists in a partnership with the University of Nottingham. It is supported by Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust and Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

We are funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR).

Contact us

Collaborating with us

If you would like to discuss our research, please contact Professor Ian Hall, Director of the NIHR Nottingham Biomedical Research Centre.

Where we are

Our headquarters are at the Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham.

Our address is:

NIHR Nottingham Biomedical Research Centre, 
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust,
Queen's Medical Centre,
C Floor, South Block,
Derby Road,

Our research themes are based at:


Ropewalk House, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, 113 The Ropewalk, Nottingham NG1 5DU.
T: +44 (0)115 823 2600

Gastro-intestinal and Liver

E Floor, West Block, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Queen's Medical Centre, Derby Road, Notingham NG7 2UH
T: +44 (0)115 924 9924

Mental Health & Technology


Sir Peter Mansfield Imaging Centre, A109, A Floor, West Block (Medical School),
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Queen's Medical Centre, Derby Road, Nottingham NG7 2UH.


Clinical Sciences Building, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham City Hospital, Hucknall Road, Nottingham NG5 1PB.


Respiratory Research Facility, North Corridor (N1), Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham City Hospital, Hucknall Road, Nottingham


Communications and Marketing

The Nottingham Biomedical Research Centre has a dedicated communications and marketing team. They act as a first point of contact for UK and international media enquiries relating to research and innovation and also for requests to interview our research experts

Meet the team

Rachel Webster
Head of Communications and Marketing
T: + 44 (0)115 924 9924 Extension: 80669

Matt Hurst, Research Communications Specialist
Andrew Bennett, Research Communications Specialist

T: +44 (0)115 924 9924 Extension: 60720

Online and social media

W: nottinghambrc.nihr.ac.uk
Follow us on Twitter: @NottmBRC

Out of hours media enquiries

Outside of office hours, for any urgent media enquiry, please contact the NUH Communications team.