NIHR Bristol Biomedical Research Centre

Improving healthcare through innovative biomedical research

We’re analysing data to determine who is most at risk of becoming seriously ill from COVID-19. Find out more

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

Encouraging older people to walk further and more frequently

16 October 2020

A new study which aims to understand why some people find walking difficult is looking ...

Good Grief: A virtual festival of love and loss

13 October 2020

30 October – 1 November. NIHR Bristol BRC is supporting Good Grief – a free ...

Elizabeth Blackwell Institute annual public lecture with Professor Dame Sue Hill

13 October 2020

30 November, 1.30pm – 2.30pm. Save the date for this year’s Elizabeth Blackwell Public Lecture ...

Risk of self-harm increases for boys and girls who experience earlier puberty

6 October 2020

Boys and girls who experience puberty earlier than their peers have an increased risk of ...