Health and wellbeing
Our global reputation in biomedicine, health science, economics and the medical humanities is built on research excellence that begins with the fundamental understanding of health and disease in the past and the present, and progresses to evidence-based decision-making about future healthcare policies and therapies.
- Biomedical and Health Research at York (PDF , 1,253kb)
Biomedical and health research at York spans the fundamental to the applied, focusing on a wide range of factors that affect human health and wellbeing.
- Applied Mental Health Research at York (PDF , 627kb)
We have a strong portfolio of applied research using innovative multidisciplinary methods to address the challenges of mental ill-health.
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Research at the frontline of mental health
Karen Bloor is Professor of Health Economics and Policy in the Department of Health Sciences where she works on research relating to the financing and delivery of health care. Recently she contributed to a major study on variations in health care across Europe.