We are acting on advice from sources including Public Health England, the NHS, the World Health Organisation and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
We have taken proactive steps to contact our students and staff to ensure that everyone has access to the latest advice.
We have been in contact with students and staff who are in China, and offered support.
We are monitoring the situation closely, have made plans to act quickly if the situation changes and will provide further updates as necessary.
We have established a special response taskforce that is monitoring the situation on a daily basis and making plans to act quickly if the situation changes.
That group is taking daily advice from PHE to ensure any change in guidance is implemented here at Bristol as soon as possible. This includes speaking to colleagues in the Health Service and the City Council.