Our contributions to the fight against coronavirus

The University has been at the forefront of the national effort to save lives. From using our conference centre as a Nightingale Hospital to producing essential protective equipment, we are doing all we can to support the NHS.

World-leading conference to explore the impact of COVID on body image

Leading academics from around the world will meet next week to discuss how the COVID pandemic has affected issues around body image and appearance.

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Excerpt from appearance matters conference poster: abstract data visualisation, white lines on a green background

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NHS Nightingale Hospital Bristol time-lapse build

This timelapse video shows how the Exhibition and Conference Centre (ECC) on UWE Bristol’s Frenchay Campus was converted into a 300-bed temporary hospital to provide hundreds of extra beds if local services need them during the peak of coronavirus.