Wessex Institute exists to make a difference to society through research and the way it is prioritised, funded, managed, disseminated and used.
The Wessex Institute is a multidisciplinary and collaborative group of researchers, academics, clinicians, managers (many with a scientific background) and others. We offer a broad range of scientific expertise in health research and research management. Our team also includes specialists in information management, finance, contracting, public and patient involvement and communications. The Wessex Institute is an enterprise unit within the Faculty of Medicine which hosts a number of distinct but linked centres and activities. We provide high quality, practice based research to support decision makers in health and healthcare. We exist to make a difference to society through research and the way it is prioritised, funded, managed, disseminated and used. We have particular expertise in added-value health research management and in health technology assessment. We are proud of our national and international reputation and collaborations.
Based at Southampton Science Park since