UHA has a membership of 46 university hospital trusts. It is led by the trust chief executives, while from each trust is also drawn the director of finance, nursing, human resources, research and development, and the medical director. They form national groups for the sharing of issues and solutions for key areas in the health service. Each group is assisted by UHA policy staff.


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UKRD Virtual Summit 2020

15th October 2020

UKRD Virtual Summit 2020

The University Hospital Association is pleased to support the UKRD Virtual Summit, a two day summit for the R&D leadership…

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New University Hospital Association Chair ready to lead change

3rd August 2020

New University Hospital Association Chair ready to lead change

The University Hospital Association (UHA) has elected Robert Woolley, Chief Executive of University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust…

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