UCL Research Department of Epidemiology & Public Health

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We are a friendly, thriving multi-disciplinary research department located in Central London. Staff aim to develop a better understanding of health and prevention of ill health through vigorous research and the development of research methodology.

This knowledge is applied via undergraduate and graduate teaching, contributions to national and international health policy and contributions to the wider public understanding on health.

The Department sits within the Institute of Epidemiology and Health Care and Faculty of Population Health Sciences.

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PhD Open Day

PhD Open Day (12th January 2016)

The Research Department of Epidemiology and Public Health will be having an Open day for prospective PhD students from 12.30pm on Tuesday 12th January. Full details of the open day will be published soon here More...

Published: Nov 9, 2015 10:49:20 AM

Professor Jane Wardle

Death of Professor Jane Wardle

Its with great sadness to report that the Institute recently lost an eminent member of its community, Professor Jane Wardle. More...

Published: Oct 30, 2015 9:53:04 AM

SLMS open event

UCL SLMS Graduate Study Open Event (16/11/15)

UCL School of Life and Medical Sciences (SLMS) is holding an open day for prospective graduate students.  More...

Published: Oct 29, 2015 10:59:36 AM


Celebrating 30 years of excellence in Epidemiology and Public Health

In 1985 the UCL Department of Epidemiology and Public Health was formed. To celebrate this 30th anniversary we are holding a one-day conference to reflect on past achievements and to discuss the future direction of social epidemiology and public health policy. More...

Published: Oct 20, 2015 12:36:00 PM

Green Impact Award

UCL action for sustainability was celebrated at the Sustainability Team's annual Green Impact Awards on 15th September. Vice-Provost Professor Anthony Smith, Professor Graham Hart, Dean of the Faculty of Population Health Sciences and the Sustainability Team paid tribute to the remarkable efforts of staff and students in creating a more sustainable UCL. Green Impact is an annual programme that empowers staff and students to improve their departmental environmental performance, save money and improve the sustainability literacy of their peers and colleagues. More...

Published: Oct 14, 2015 11:45:51 AM

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