Institute of Epidemiology and Health Care

Work across our research departments span the life-course from childhood to old age, focusing on:

  • Understanding the determinants of health & disease in populations & in patients in clinical settings
  • Evaluating strategies for the prevention & treatment of physical ill health
  • Teaching and capacity building in population health

The Institute is part of the School of Life and Medical SciencesFaculty of Population Health Sciences and houses the following research departments:

Epidemiology & Public Health (EPH)
Infection & Population Health (IPH)
Primary Care & Population Health (PCPH)
Department of Applied Health Research (DAHR)
MRC Unit of Lifelong Health & Ageing at UCL