The NIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre has now begun the next stage of its development, with the commencement of its latest £16m award from the Department of Health.Read about our BRC
The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HEFA) has granted a treatment licence to the Newcastle Fertility Centre. This allows a variation to the current clinical licence so that pro-nuclear transfer can be offered to reduce the risk of mothers transferring mitochondrial diseaseRead more
Learn more about the Biomedical Research Centre Director, Professor Avan SayerRead more
We provide training and workshops to our students to foster career development in translational medicine linked to ageing and chronic disease. View some of the research projects we have fundedRead more
Involving the public and patients in our research is the cornerstone of our work.Read more
We collaborate with industry to develop innovative approaches to diagnosis and treatment in ageing and chronic diseaseRead more
Improving the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases that affect the older person
Delivering world-leading scientific and clinical research in ageing and chronic disease
Patient and public involvement at NIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre
The public are a fundamental part of our research
We support quality research and training in ageing and chronic disease
View our videos on current research by NIHR funded students
Newcastle has a significant and growing NIHR infrastructure
We work closely together to maximise opportunities and minimise duplication.
May 4, 2017
Scientists have uncovered evidence that a deficiency in the skin’s barrier is key to triggering eczema.
February 28, 2017
We're pleased to announce the launch of grant application support sessions
April 10, 2017
Researchers from Newcastle University will present the latest research in dementia, as part of a Public Event.
April 10, 2017
We currently have 14 PhD studentships available as part of our NIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre.
April 5, 2017
Professor Louise Robinson, Director of the Newcastle University Institute for Ageing and NIHR Professor, has been appointed Senior Investigator to the NIHR College.
May 25, 2017
We would be delighted if you could join us for the launch of the NIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre
May 12, 2017
The public are invited to join a dedicated arthritis workshop. The aim of this is to contribute to the design of the Arthritis Research UK website, for people living with Arthritis.
May 15, 2017
Pint of Science Festival Returns to Newcastle to bring cutting edge research into local pubs. Tickets go on sale 3rd April 2017.