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
Cardiovascular disease in Europe: epidemiological update 2016.
Townsend N. et al, (2016), Eur Heart J, 37, 3232 - 3245
Beyond the consultation room: GPs and physical activity.
Allen LN. and Milton K., (2016), Br J Gen Pract, 66
Why is there no funding for Non-Communicable Diseases?
Allen LN., (2016), Journal of Global Health Perspectives
Founded in 1993
WHO Collaborating Centre
Over 20 staff and students
5 areas of research