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

Dr Fiona Kinnear: Doctoral prize winner for the Faculty of Health Sciences in 2020/21

13 October 2021

Fiona Kinnear, NIHR Bristol BRC Nutrition theme PhD student, has been awarded the prize for ...

Prehabilitation to improve outcomes after major elective surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis

12 October 2021

Interventions such as eating foods that promote a strong immune system and exercises that strengthen ...