The Royal College of Anaesthetists supports high quality healthcare research

We work collaboratively with our partners to improve patient care by funding, developing and delivering high quality research in anaesthesia and its associated specialties, all across the UK.


The College's research aims are delivered through three key and related organisations:

You can read more about each of these structures, along with the projects they support, via the links below.

The Health Services Research Centre, based at the Royal College of Anaesthetists, is a unique collaboration between a clinically-led research centre and grass-roots clinicians working throughout the NHS. The scope and ambition of research activity that the HSRC leads is unparalleled within UK healthcare.

Professor Ramani Moonesinghe
Former Director, Health Services Research Centre

Are you interested in RCoA research projects?
See below for more information on our current and past research projects, including details on how you and your local hospital can get involved.