Our research

Using sophisticated biological and mathematical analysis techniques to understand the causes of disease and how it progresses

Increasing the chance of survival and reducing complications for patients undergoing cardiac surgery

Targeting new and existing treatments for common mental and behavioural disorders

Improving people's health through nutrition, diet and lifestyle research

Working with patients and members of the public to improve our research

Improving the health of women and their children

Developing better ways to evaluate new surgical techniques and devices

Bringing together researchers with internationally recognised expertise in qualitative research

Applying cutting-edge data analysis techniques to all areas of research

Latest research news

Body mass index may not be the best indicator of our health – how can we improve it?

30 July 2020

Body mass index or BMI has long been the standard for measuring health. The simple ...

People with diabetes needed for study to support people during COVID-19

29 June 2020

People with diabetes are at an increased risk of severe illness from coronavirus. A new ...