Welcome to the Centre for Healthcare Education Research and Innovation

Our vision is to achieve a global reputation for academic excellence in healthcare education research by supporting high-quality, important research focusing on relevant issues, and developing tomorrow's researchers.

Drawing on nearly 20years of expertise in healthcare education research and innovation at the University of Aberdeen, CHERI provides a stimulating environment for those who are passionate about progressing healthcare education and increasing their knowledge in this field through research and innovation.

CHERI at a glance

CHERI is the University of Aberdeen Centre for Healthcare Education Research and Innovation.

The driver for CHERI’s research is the understanding that effective healthcare education depends wholly on rigorous educational research. 

We are backed by the University of Aberdeen to fund and direct projects that help to unlock the full potential of medical education and training.  We drive innovation in three key areas: selection, assessment and performance; education and healthcare systems and reform; and healthcare careers decision making.