Contact with the environment is thought to have a range of impacts on health and well-being, from better mental health amongst those living closer to green spaces to providing a place for healthy physical activity.
New SPHR-funded research is underway to develop and test the feasibility of interventions to promote healthier take-away, pub and restaurant food.
The state of older men's health is a greatly overlooked public health challenge.
Anne M Johnson (MD FMedSci FRCP FFPH FRCGP), Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology in the UCL Institute of Epidemiology and Health Care, has been awarded a damehood in the Queen's Birthday Honours for 2013.
SPHR’s goal is to produce high quality evidence needed by public health practice to improve the health of the population and help reduce health inequalities.
The School's inaugural Annual Scientific Meeting was held on 10th October 2012 in Sheffield.
The new National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) School for Public Health Research has launched.