CEIDR provides a single point of access for industry into a broad infectious diseases expertise base in Liverpool for translational activity. 

CEIDR develops partnerships with industry, applying the technologies, expertise and resources of the University of Liverpool, the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, associated NHS Trusts and overseas partners in the rapid translation of infectious diseases research, with a primary focus to combat the threats of resistance to public health across the globe. Infectious diseases cause a high burden of morbidity and mortality all over the world, with resistance being a key underlying issue, placing a substantial strain on limited health budgets, health systems and economies.

CEIDR is a partnership between the University of Liverpool and the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine.