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fuseFuse is one of nine leading academic centres with excellence in applied public health research which make up the NIHR School for Public Health Research (NIHR SPHR).

Fuse, the Centre for Translational Research in Public Health, brings together the five North East Universities of Durham, Newcastle, Northumbria, Sunderland and Teesside in a unique collaboration to deliver robust research to improve health and wellbeing and tackle inequalities. Fuse was established as one of the five UK Public Health Research Centres of Excellence, it works hand-in-hand with the NHS, local and national government, voluntary and community sectors to help transform public health.

Fuse involvement in the School is led by Professor Ashley Adamson, Professor Clare Bambra, Professor Eileen Kaner, Professor Carolyn Summerbell and Dr Sheena Ramsay.


News and Events

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Blog: The mental health of the nation has never been so under threat

Writing for the Fuse blog, Fiona Duncan discusses the mental health impact of COVID-19.

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SPHR Experts appointed as NIHR Senior Investigators

Two experts from the NIHR School for Public Health Research have been appointed as NIHR Senior Investigators.




Contact information

Laura Ritson
Fuse Centre Manager
William Leech Building
Newcastle University
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AX
+44 (0) 191 208 7296

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