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Events

Book Here for our public Health Matters Events. Find out about different health issues, ask your questions, and have your say on our services. 

'Health Matters' is the Trust's programme of public information and engagement events. They take place in the Education & Research Centre, Upper Maudlin Street, Bristol, BS2 8AE and the doors open 30 mins before each event for refreshments. They are free and open to all - you can book your places here or alternatively email foundationtrust@uhbristol.nhs.uk or call 0117 342 3764. 

Thurs 23 Jan

5.30-7.30pm

Our Journey of Care

Join us for our first 'Health Matters' event of 2020. On the evening of Thursday 23rd January at 5.30-7.30pm we will be looking back on our journey of care from the origins of our hospitals to the priorities of the past decade. We'll hear stories from patients which will bring to life some of the highlights, challenges and realities of care in today's NHS; and we also want to hear from you about what you think we should be prioritising in terms of care and services as we look ahead to the next five years. The event will be held at UH Bristol's Education and Research Centre, Upper Maudlin St, Bristol, BS2 8AE. Doors will open at 5pm for refreshments. Click here to reserve your place.

Thurs 27 Feb
4-5.30pm

Sexual health services

This month's event will focus on the challenges of accessing contraception and sexual health services and information when you need them. Share your views on new developments in sexual health services in the region, including online and postal services.

Tues 10 Mar
5.30-7pm

Scientists in the NHS - what's the story?

At this event you'll hear stories from individuals working in the fields of life sciences, physiological sciences, physical sciences and clinical engineering, and bioinformatics - told through the devices and machines they use, from a spirometer to a linear accelerator.

Weds 8 Apr
5.30-7pm

Organ donation

Changes to the way consent is granted for organ donation will take effect in 2020. Join staff from the Trust's organ donation team to find out more about the changes to the law and hear about the practicalities and complexities of what it means to be an organ donor or recipient.

Tues 5 May
4-5.30pm

Focus on Research

During this event you can hear about some of the research we do in our hospitals and why it makes a difference. Join staff from the Trust's Research and Innovation department and meet some of our clinical staff whose job it is to help change the way we look after patients through research.

Tues 30 Jun
6-7.30pm

Role of carers

This event, hosted together with the Carers Liaison Service, part of the Carers Support Centre, will explore the roles of carers and their relationship with our hospitals.

Weds 22 Jul
6-7.30pm

Antibiotic resistance

This event will provide an overview of the status of antibiotic resistance on a local, national and global scale, some of the solutions being explored both within the NHS and beyond, and some of the ways in which you can help yourself and be part of the solution.

Tues 15 Sept
5-7pm

Annual General Meeting/Annual Members' Meeting

A chance to hear from our Board and Governors about the highlights of the past year and plans for the next - and an opportunity to put your questions to the Board.