Education and Research

By delivering vibrant programmes of  research and education, we make sure that our staff are able to consistently provide the excellent clinical care for our patients.

We are committed to providing the highest quality education programmes for our staff, partners, GPs and student doctors and nurses, and to driving lasting improvements in patient care across south London by through research and innovation.

Providing excellent and innovative education

As a leading UK teaching hospital we aspire to improve  patient safety, patient experience and outcomes  through excellence in our provision of education and  training for the staff, students and trainees with whom we work. We have formed a strong alliance with St George’s, University of London (SGUL), to enable innovative developments in practice, research and  education.

We aim to:

  • Ensure development of a competent and capable workforce
  • Be a national leader in multiprofessional training
  • Implement innovative training pathways
  • Be a field leader in patient safety training
  • Play a leading role in the South London Local Education and Training Board (LETB)
  • Ensure the infrastructure and facilities support the delivery of excellent education

Read more about education at St George’s.

Driving research and innovation through our clinical services

Healthcare organisations with vibrant programmes of  research provide higher quality clinical care, recruit,  motivate and retain the best staff.

Read more about research at St George’s.