Department for Health

Conference: Injury Prevention - Where is the Evidence?

Join us for this one-day conference that will examine the current state of knowledge on injury prevention.

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Join our live chat for postgraduates

If you are considering studying one of our postgraduate health and sports programmes then we invite you to take part in our live chat event in May.

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Introducing Blue Ice: a self-harm prevention app

Researchers from the Department for Health in the University of Bath have developed a self-harm prevention app called ‘Blue Ice’

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Pain management research

Professor Chris Eccleston has been conducting research into pain management that has shown different people experience pain in different ways.

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New postgraduate research funding opportunity!

We are now accepting applications for a new three year PhD Studentship investigating links between evolution and lifestyle change. Read More

 
 

Application Deadline

13/05/14
 
 

Undergraduate study

Programmes

Our programmes have been consistently ranked among the top sport-related courses in the UK.

We also offer opportunities for a placement year as a study option.

Placement year video

Current students Michael Perry and Jeremy Knight talk about their placement year at London Wasps.

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Sophie Mead

Sophie Mead

I had the opportunity to work with a team of sport scientists and sports nutritionists whose focus is on generating the science behind the brand.

Postgraduate study

Sport and Exercise Medicine

Dr Stuart Miller (Clinical Director) and Dr Julian Widdowson (distance-learning student) talk about the MSc Sport and Exercise Medicine programme.

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Continuing Professional Development

cpd-lecture

If you're a practising health professional, you may like to try some of our flexible CPD units to enhance your CV or practice portfolio.

Research degrees

Research degrees

If you are considering applying for an Health MPhil or PhD, we recommend you view some of our staff pages to get an idea of our expertise and interests, as well as on our current research students page.

Research student insights

Dorota Juszczyk

Dorota Juszczyk has been conducting a research project on Motivational responses to physical activity and dietary policies: translating success from the smoking context.

Researching a PhD

PhD students Elaine Wainwright and Jean-Phillipe Wahlin discuss their research in the Department for Health.

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Research

Research groups

We have active research groups within our Department:

Research Centre

Our Centre for Pain Research conducts research into the technological development for the control of pain.

Bath Research & Development

Bath Research & Development

Bath Research & Development provides drop in support sessions for researchers with regulatory approval queries.

Pain management research

Professor Chris Eccleston has been conducting research into pain management that has shown different people experience pain in different ways.

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Faculty Headline

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Spring placement blog summary

Once again several of our placement students have been blogging about their professional and social experiences on their placement years.

Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences