Research in the Department of Health Sciences

Health Sciences is a large multi-disciplinary and multi-professional department with a strong international reputation for delivering high quality impact-focused research that improves health and healthcare. Our research is strongly collaborative.  Please see what we do through our overview of research.

Research overview

  • Find out about research in the Department of Health Sciences

Cancer Epidemiology

Cancer Epidemiology

  • Focusing on the determinants, prognosis and treatment of cancer

Health Services and Policy

Health Services and Policy

  • Examining key issues affecting care in the UK and internationally

Public Health and Society

Public Health and Society

  • Investigating the factors which play a role in inequalities in health and their implications

Cardiovascular Health

Cardiovascular Health

  • Helping patients following a cardiac event or cardiovascular disease

Mental Health and Addictions

Mental Health and Addiction

  • Evidence-based care, prevention and policies for mental health and addiction problems

Trials and Statistics

Trials and Statistics

  • Undertaking national randomised trials and development of statistical methodology

Nursing and Midwifery Research

  • Advancing healthcare and expanding the knowledge underpinning contemporary practice