NIHR Bristol Biomedical Research Centre

Improving healthcare through innovative biomedical research

Our new study is looking at why some older people find walking difficult. Take part

Our research

Our world-leading research spans nine major biomedical themes:

We work closely with patients and members of the public who advise us on how to carry out our research and what to do with the findings. Find out more and get involved.

We work with industry partners to offer our expertise in developing better treatments for patients, from helping companies to obtain health research funding to designing clinical trials and providing access to world leading statistical analysis techniques. Find out more.

Latest news

People in Health West of England launches trailblazing involvement platform

25 February 2021

People in Health West of England (PHWE) has launched Discourse, an online platform to enable ...

Bristol researchers to collaborate on national study to understand long COVID

25 February 2021

What is long COVID and how can diagnosis be improved? Using data from electronic health ...

NIHR grant applications webinar

29 January 2021

23 March 2021, 10am – 12.30pm. Do you have a great idea for research in ...

GPs need training to spot patients at risk of psychosis

21 January 2021

GPs are in a good position to identify patients who are at risk of developing ...