NIHR Bristol Biomedical Research Centre

Improving healthcare through innovative biomedical research

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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

Knee replacement surgery decreased after NHS policies on patient’s weight were introduced, worsening health inequalities, study finds

30 June 2022

New research has found that weight/body mass index (BMI) policies introduced by NHS commissioning groups ...

Building community leadership in health research with under-served communities

21 June 2022

A new project to build community leadership among communities that are often under-represented in health ...

Hard Evidence goes on tour and secures evaluation funding

16 June 2022

Hard Evidence, a performance piece about two women affected by domestic abuse, their journey of ...

What do patients want to know about new surgical procedures – a public consultation

16 June 2022

What information do patients want to know about a new surgical procedure before undergoing it? ...