Climate change and health
Climate change is already affecting our health, and these impacts are likely to increase. The Climate Change and Health research programme is a new collaboration the Cabot Institute for the Environment and the Elizabeth Blackwell Institute for Health Research looking into the intersection between climate change and health. The programme brings together experts from different disciplines to understand and address the health impacts of a changing climate.
What we're doing
How it helps
Climate change and health funding
We are delighted to announce a call for research proposals focused on understanding and addressing the health impacts of a changing climate. £55K is available. Deadline for applications is 6 April 2023. Read more about this call.
Lead researcher profile
Professor Guy Howard, Director of the Cabot Institute for the Environment
Professor Rachael Gooberman-Hill, Director of the Elizabeth Blackwell Institute for Health Research
Professor Dann Mitchell, Professor of Climate Science
Dr Eunice Lo, Climate Change and Health Research Fellow
Related research centres
- World Health Organisation (WHO)
- Met Office
- University of Bristol US Foundation
- QR SPF (Quality-Related Strategic Priorities Fund)
- UKRI Research England
Climate Change and Health Sharepoint (UoB access only)
If you are a researcher at the University of Bristol and would like to find out more about this emerging research area or would like to join the mailing list to be kept up to date with funding opportunities, please visit our Sharepoint site.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any queries about this research area or would like to join the research group. More information can be found on our intranet site for staff and students.
If you are a member of the public and would like to read more about this research area, please read our press release.