Faculty of Health Sciences

  • BS2 8DZ

    United Kingdom

Organization profile

Organisation profile

Supported by a wide range of funders such as the Medical Research Council, the Wellcome Trust and the NHS, faculty researchers have been at the forefront of many treatments, discoveries and healthcare programmes which are now in use around the globe.

With exceptional results in clinical medicine, and public health, health services and primary care, our world-leading research was recognised as having the highest research impact in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF), as measured by Times Higher Education.

We offer many taught and research postgraduate opportunities, allowing postgraduate students to work alongside world-leading researchers and experts in their fields across our schools:

  • Bristol Dental School

  • Bristol Medical School

  • Bristol Veterinary School

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    Research Output

    2017-19 governmental decisions to allow home use of misoprostol for early medical abortion in the UK

    Parsons, J. A., 28 Apr 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Health Policy.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

    A Bayesian predictive approach for dealing with pseudoreplication

    Lazic, S. E., Mellor, J. R., Ashby, M. C. & Munafo, M. R., 11 Feb 2020, In : Scientific Reports. 10, 10 p., 2366 (2020).

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

    Open Access
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    Abortion and Covid-19: MPs should beware anti-abortion letters

    Hodson, N., Romanis, E. C. & Parsons, J. A., 26 Mar 2020, BMJ Sexual & Reproductive Health blog : BMJ Publishing Group.

    Research output: Other contribution

    Open Access


    Student theses

    A comparison between methadone and buprenorphine for perioperative analgesia in dogs and cats undergoing ovariohysterectomy

    Author: Shah, M., 25 Sep 2018

    Supervisor: Murrell, J. (Supervisor), Hunt, J. (Supervisor) & Yates, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science (MSc)


    Affect and Decision Making: Disentangling Underlying Processes

    Author: Neville, V. M., 12 May 2020

    Supervisor: Gilchrist, I. (Supervisor) & Mendl, M. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)



    3Rs poster prize

    Bergen, Dylan J M (Recipient), 4 Apr 2019

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants

  • Abdul Majid Prize for Translational Research

    Qureshi, Mahim I (Recipient), 2016

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants

    Academy of Medical Sciences

    Golding, Jean (Recipient), 2002

    Prize: Election to learned society


    H2020 application consortium meeting

    Sarah A Sullivan (Participant), , Richard W Morris (Participant), & Daphne-Zacharenia Kounali (Participant)

    6 Jan 2020

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

    European Journal of Endocrinology (Journal)

    Ben Gibbison (Editor)

    2020 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

    Drug and Alcohol Dependence (Journal)

    Jordan A Parsons (Peer reviewer)

    2020 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review