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

    Early Medical Abortion, Equality of Access, and the Telemedical Imperative

    Parsons, J. A. & Romanis, E. C., 2022, (In preparation) Oxford University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportAuthored book

    A global perspective on the magnitude of suicide and non-fatal self-harm.

    Paul, E., 2021, Oxford Textbook of Suicidology and Suicide Prevention, 2nd edition. . 2 ed. Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

    Migration and Transnational Communities: Constructions of Home and Neighbourhood in the Lives of Older Migrants

    Ahmed, N., Buffel, T. & Phillipson, C., 2021, (Accepted/In press) in, Ageing and Migration in a Global Context - Challenges for Welfare States (Springer) Edited by Repetti, M., Calasanti, T and Phillipson, C. Springer London

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book


    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)



    2020 ERA-EDTA Virtual Access Grant

    Hamilton, Alexander J (Recipient), 28 Apr 2020

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants

    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


    Danish Society of Renal Nurses Annual Meeting

    Alexander J Hamilton (Keynote/plenary speaker)

    4 Nov 2021

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesInvited talk

    BMJ Open (Journal)

    Ben Gibbison (Editor)

    2020 → …

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

    Beam for Kidney Disease (External organisation)

    Alexander J Hamilton (Member)

    7 May 2020 → …

    Activity: Membership typesAdvisory work for/on national or international committee or working group