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.
The physical activity profiles of South Asian ethnic groups in England.
Bhatnagar P. et al, (2016), J Epidemiol Community Health, 70, 602 - 608
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
Global and regional health effects of future food production under climate change: a modelling study.
Springmann M. et al, (2016), Lancet, 387, 1937 - 1946
Founded in 1993
WHO Collaborating Centre
Over 20 staff and students
5 areas of research