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.

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Research

Research at the frontline of mental health

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Theme champion

Professor Karen Bloor, research champion for Health and Wellbeing

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.

Read more about Professor Bloor's vision for Health and Wellbeing

research-champions@york.ac.uk