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.
Use of new guidance to profile 'equivalent minutes' of aerobic physical activity for adults in England reveals gender, geographical, and socio-economic inequalities in meeting public health guidance: A cross-sectional study.
Roberts D. et al, (2016), Prev Med Rep, 4, 50 - 60
Do low-carbon-emission diets lead to higher nutritional quality and positive health outcomes? A systematic review of the literature.
Payne CL. et al, (2016), Public Health Nutr, 19, 2654 - 2661
Critique of 'The physical activity myth' paper: discussion of flawed logic and inappropriate use of evidence.
Kelly P. et al, (2016), Br J Sports Med, 50, 1230 - 1231
Quantifying the Association Between Physical Activity and Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Wahid A. et al, (2016), J Am Heart Assoc, 5
Founded in 1993
WHO Collaborating Centre
Over 20 staff and students
5 areas of research