The University of Sheffield is one of eight leading academic centres with excellence in applied public health research which make up the NIHR School for Public Health Research (NIHR SPHR).
For further information about The University of Sheffield’s involvement in the School for Public Health Research please contact Vivivenne Walker, SPHR Coordinator.
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To celebrate the 2018 NIHR I am Research campaign, the NIHR School for Public Health (SPHR) has asked members of the School’s community to share their experiences of working in public health research.
This project assessed whether the Housing+ programme in Sheffield had a positive impact on the health and wellbeing of tenants.
April 2016 - March 2018
This project assessed whether the programme for perpetrators of domestic abuse called 'Foundation for Change' in Doncaster helped to change behaviour and provided value for money.
April 2015 - March 2017
This project’s goal is to begin to redress the marginalisation of race/ethnicity and migration within public health intervention and health inequalities research in England.
June 2017 - May 2018
This project developed computer models to estimate the value for money of interventions for cardiovascular diseases and dementia, and the impact these interventions on healthcare demand.
April 2014 - March 2017
This project assessed which type-2 diabetes screening programmes are the most effective and provide value for money.
April 2012 - March 2014
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