Continence and Skin Technology Group

CSTG Group Photo

Coming Events & Recent News

The CSTG recently moved to the Wolfson Building on Stephenson Way near Euston station! For new contact details (address and telephone numbers), please seeĀ  individual personnel pages.

On Tuesday 5th - Wednesday 6th November this year, the biennial conference, "Incontinence: The Engineering Challenge IX" will take place at the Institute of Mechanical Engineers on Birdcage Walk. Many members of the group will be giving talks and presenting posters of their work


There are currently no PhD studentships available with the CSTG. For more details about when and how to apply, click here.

Research Outline

Our work focuses on minimising the impact of intractable incontinence on the quality of life of sufferers and their caregivers.

It is a joint venture of the Departments of Medicine and of Medical Physics and Bioengineering at UCL, and the School of Nursing and Midwifery at the University of Southampton. The UCL part of the group is located at the Department of Medicine's Archway Campus.

Most of the work of the CSTG focuses on the management of incontinence, particularly involving absorbent and other continence products, and falls into four main areas:

For more information about our work, please see:





  • Rebecca Wong
  • Rebecca Yearworth

How To Find Us

The Continence and Skin Technology Group is based at the Euston Campus of UCL. For information on how to find us, please click here. For contact information, follow the links in the Personnel section above.