The British Heart Foundation Centre on Population Approaches for Non-Communicable Disease Prevention carries out research that influences public health policy and practice, which relates to population approaches for the prevention of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) i.e. cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, cancer and lung diseases.
Age-related comparisons by sex in the domains of aerobic physical activity for adults in Scotland.
Strain T. et al, (2016), Prev Med Rep, 3, 90 - 97
Modelling in Public Health
Briggs ADM. et al, (2016), Public Health Intelligence Issues of Measure and Method, 67 - 90
Choosing an epidemiological model structure for the economic evaluation of non-communicable disease public health interventions
Briggs ADM. et al, (2016), Population Health Metrics, 14, 17 - 17
The distributional and nutritional impacts and mitigation potential of emission-based food taxes in the UK
Kehlbacher A. et al, (2016), Climatic Change: an interdisciplinary, international journal devoted to the description, causes and implications of climatic change
Founded in 1993
WHO Collaborating Centre
Over 20 staff and students
5 areas of research