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.
Association between intake of less-healthy foods defined by the United Kingdom's nutrient profile model and cardiovascular disease: A population-based cohort study.
Mytton OT. et al, (2018), PLoS medicine, 15
Springmann M. et al, (2018), Nature, 562, 519 - 525
Health impact assessment of the UK soft drinks industry levy: a comparative risk assessment modelling study.
Briggs ADM. et al, (2017), The Lancet. Public health, 2, e15 - e22
Health and nutritional aspects of sustainable diet strategies and their association with environmental impacts: a global modelling analysis with country-level detail.
Springmann M. et al, (2018), The Lancet. Planetary health, 2, e451 - e461
Godfray HCJ. et al, (2018), Science (New York, N.Y.), 361
Nutrient composition databases in the age of big data: foodDB, a comprehensive, real-time database infrastructure.
Harrington RA. et al, (2019), BMJ open, 9
Founded in 1993
WHO Collaborating Centre
Over 15 staff and students