UCL Research Department of Epidemiology & Public Health

1-19 Torrington Place sign

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.

Head Professor Richard Watt
Deputy Head
Professor Martin Bobak
Manager Mrs Terri Goody
Graduate Tutors
Dr Anne McMunn & Dr Annie Britton



PhD Open Day

The Research Department of Epidemiology and Public Health will be having an Open day for prospective PhD students on Thursday 8th January from 1.30pm. Full details of the open day will be published soon here More...

Published: Dec 9, 2014 2:00:08 PM

Sixth form students

Sixth form students

The students were selected by In2Science and the Social Mobility Foundation as part of schemes which encourage young people from low university participation schools or backgrounds to apply to university. The students were based in the Health and Social Surveys Research Group, with Dr Sadie Boniface as their main supervisor. They worked with academics not only from across HSSRG but also from other UCL Departments too. More...

Published: Sep 5, 2014 3:59:00 PM

Launch Event (renEWL)

Launch of new MRC/ESRC funded research consortium on determinants of extending working lives (renEWL)

A launch event for a new research consortium on determinants of extending working lives was held at UCL on 16 July 2014. More...

Published: Aug 18, 2014 12:54:57 PM

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