The Centre on Population Approaches for Non-Communicable Disease Prevention carries out research relating to population approaches to the prevention of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in particular cardiovascular diseases, cancer and diabetes. The aim of its research is to influence public health policy and practice.
Socioeconomic status and non-communicable disease behavioural risk factors in low-income and lower-middle-income countries: a systematic review.
Allen L. et al, (2017), Lancet Glob Health, 5, e277 - e289
Mitigation potential and global health impacts from emissions pricing of food commodities
Springmann M. et al, (2017), Nature Climate Change, 7, 69 - 74
The Eatwell Guide: Modelling the Health Implications of Incorporating New Sugar and Fibre Guidelines.
Cobiac LJ. et al, (2016), PLoS One, 11, e0167859 - e0167859
A health impact assessment of the UK soft drinks industry levy: a comparative risk assessment modelling study
Briggs ADM. et al, (2016), The Lancet Public Health
Associations of specific types of sports and exercise with all-cause and cardiovascular-disease mortality: a cohort study of 80 306 British adults.
Oja P. et al, (2016), Br J Sports Med
Founded in 1993
WHO Collaborating Centre
Over 20 staff and students
5 areas of research