29 November 2013
The University of Bristol has been awarded the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher Education - the highest accolade for any academic institution – in recognition of its leading-edge research in obstetric and neonatal practice, which has made a positive difference to mothers and babies throughout the world. Birth and the early stages of life are safer because of three strands of research carried out at Bristol.
21 November 2013
£23m to drive advances in population health sciences research MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit (IEU) at the University of Bristol officially opens today The University of Bristol is to benefit from £23 million of research funding that will exploit the latest advances in technology and develop new analysis methods to improve understanding of how our family background, behaviours and genes work together to affect how we develop and remain healthy or become ill. The MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit at the University of Bristol (IEU), jointly funded by the Medical Research Council (MRC) and the University of Bristol, is officially opened today [21 Nov].
18 November 2013
We are delighted to announce that Corrie Macdonald-Wallis has been selected as winner of the Scopus Young Researcher UK Award 2013 in the category of Medical Sciences. In total there were six individual categories in the following disciplines: Environmental, Physical, Medical and Social Sciences, Arts & Humanities and Biochemistry/Genetics/Molecular Biology.