Bristol Health Partners

Bristol Health Partners Director David Relph on the partnership's new strategic direction, which will be launched on 12 June at the annual Health Integration Team conference.

 

The Government is aiming for all adults to have online access to their health and social care records by 2020, but researchers from the Institute of Child Health, QMUL and the University of Bristol are concerned about the potential for unintended harm.

 

Following the first regional Quality Improvement Masterclass on Sepsis Management in Swindon on 25 February, the South and West Regional Sepsis working group in association with the West of England Academic Health Science Network are holding a second Masterclass on Wednesday 10 June, at Tracy Park in Bath. This event is free to attend.

 

Bristol Community Health Advocates held an awareness raising event on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) at UWE Bristol on Friday 15 May 2015, as part of FORWARD (Foundation for Women's Health Research and Development), a campaigning group committed to gender equality and safeguarding the rights of African girls and women.

 

Men visiting their GP with symptoms of anxiety or depression are more likely to have experienced or carried out some form of behaviour linked to domestic violence and abuse, according to a new University of Bristol study

 

A new study, published in the Journal of Public Health, examining changes in BMI in children aged 4-11 years, found that that the number of obese children doubles between the first and last years of primary school and that children who are obese when they start school are likely to continue to be overweight by the time they leave for secondary school.

 
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Bristol Health Partners is a collaboration between the city's three NHS trusts, three clinical commissioning groups, two universities and its local authority. We aim to maximise Bristol's health research, and to transform the understanding, prevention and treatment of key health problems in Bristol.  

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Our Health Integration Teams (HITs) are cross-organisational and interdisciplinary groups. They are tackling major health priorities by working together in a new integrated way.

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