East Midlands health profile

The East Midlands has a diverse population range coupled with wide variation between rural locations and inner city environments. Growing health concerns include: caring for older people with frailty, cancer, diabetes treatment and prevention, growing rates of obesity and provision for mental health services/conditions.

The East Midlands’ health, academic and industry landscape includes:

  • 1 Ambulance trust
  • 8 NHS trusts
  • Over 600 GPs
  • 19 CCGs
  • 5 Biological Research Units
  • 9 Universities
  • Research infrastructure including: NIHR CLAHRC, EM Clinical Networks, EM Clinical Senate, PHE East Midlands, NIHR Clinical research Network, EM AHSN
  • Over 100 Biotech companies
  • 15 Multinational companies, e.g. Boots UK

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