Cambridge University Health Partners (CUHP)
A strategic partnership aiming to improve patient care, patient outcomes and population health through innovation and the integration of service delivery, health research and clinical education.
|Address:||Addenbrooke's Hospital Box 146, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Hills Road, Cambridge|
|Membership type:||Charity <100 staff (£50+VAT pa)|
Cambridge University Health Partners is one of only five Academic Health Science Centres in England recognised by the Department of Health as internationally competitive centres of excellence in the integrated delivery of health care, health research and the education of health professionals.
The NHS organisations in the partnership are those that work most closely with the University in performing research and education and that involve academic doctors in the delivery of their services: Cambridge and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
CUHP is a not-for-profit Company Limited by Guarantee, the members of which are the University of Cambridge, Cambridge and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
The objectives of CUHP are the achievement of excellence in health care, research and education for public benefit.
The Board of Directors is drawn from the member organisations so as to balance the interests of the University and the NHS Foundation Trusts in the governance of CUHP.
CUHP also works with other organisations to achieve its objectives. These wider relationships will be sustained through forums for Campus Associates and Regional Associates.
Two sites belonging to Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust (CPFT) have been sold for £20million. The Ida Darwin site in Fulbourn, Cambridge, and the Gloucester Centre, Orton Longueville, Peterborough, have been purchased by Homes England.
2 May 2018Read in full
The reigning Miss England 2014, Carina Tyrrell, completed the ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ at Addenbrooke's Hospital today to raise awareness of motor neurone disease.
29 August 2014Read in full
In an important development for the partnership, Cambridge University Health Partners, today (1st June 2011) welcomes Dr Arun Gupta to the new role of Director of Postgraduate Education.
1 June 2011Read in full
The Behaviour and Health Research Unit (BHRU) at the University's Institute of Public Health, on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus was officially launched on 11 April.
15 April 2011Read in full
Dr Robert Winter OBE MA MD FRCP is to be the first Director of the Academic Health Science System for Cambridge University Health Partners (CUHP). His appointment, announced today, is an important step forward for CUHP.
6 April 2011Read in full
A novel e-journal licensing agreement launched this week is being piloted within the member organisations of Cambridge University Health Partners (CUHP) with the aim of supporting research, education and clinical care.
9 March 2011Read in full
A new research unit based at the University of Cambridge will help inform the Government's policy making on behaviour and health by investigating the best ways to assist people to change poor health habits for the better.
3 December 2010Read in full