• Research at Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park Tomorrow's health, wellbeing and sports solutions

Our research

Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park will bring together like-minded companies including global healthcare company Canon Medical Systems (formerly Toshiba Medical), leading health insurer Westfield Health and global phenomenon parkrun to carry out collaborative research and create new health and wellbeing solutions.
 
Our research
With an ageing population and chronic health problems on the rise, research and innovation has a crucial part to play in maintaining and improving the health and wellbeing of future generations.

Through the work of the Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC), the National Centre for Sport & Exercise Medicine and the collaboration of pioneering organisations across Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park, groundbreaking studies into global health problems, such as obesity and dementia, will take place in Sheffield, impacting on people's quality of life around the world.