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, (2017), Nature Climate Change, 7, 69 - 74
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
Kaur A. et al, (2017), The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, 14
Eatwell Guide: modelling the dietary and cost implications of incorporating new sugar and fibre guidelines.
Scarborough P. et al, (2016), BMJ open, 6
Founded in 1993
WHO Collaborating Centre
Over 15 staff and students