Research in the Division of Epidemiology and Public Health
Research which seeks to find out the causes of disease and how to improve the health of populations.
Postgraduate Research Opportunities
Epidemiology and Public Health Research Groups
|Centre for Evidence Based Healthcare
||To improve healthcare practices for the benefit of patients and practitioners all over the world.
||Contributes much needed evidence to try and fill some of the gaps in our knowledge of diseases and is used by practising clinicians and by health policy makers. This group includes subgroups focusing specifically on cancer, gastrointestinal, perinatal and respiratory epidemiology.
|Health Protection and Influenza Research
||Has research interests spanning a broad range of communicable diseases areas, but specialises in respiratory virus infections, of which influenza is the key strategic focus.
|Medicine Safety and Effective Healthcare Research
||Conducts research on the safe and effective use of medicines and is at the forefront of patient safety research in the UK and internationally.
|Tobacco and Alcohol Research
||To reduce tobacco and alcohol related harm by assessing risks, examining and improving cessation strategies, developing harm reduction strategies for smokers and drinkers, and engaging the scientific community and the public to promote findings to users and policymakers.
Wider research into Epidemiology and Public Health