UCL Faculty of Population Health Sciences



Our research spans the whole life course, from conception, birth and childhood to adolescence, adulthood, older age and death.

UCL research in the area of population health received outstanding results in the Research Excellence Framework 2014. With a submission rate of 96% of eligible staff, UCL was ranked first in the UK for research power in Medicine, and first amoung the Russell Group for Public Health.

Key themes

  • Cohort studies
  • Data science for health
  • Global health

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Our institutes


Browse our Institute websites for details on specific research and approaches.

Research impact

Global Health: impact case study

Read a selection of research impact case studies from across the Faculty.

Population Health at UCL

Populations and lifelong health

The Populations and Lifelong Health Domain brings together researchers from across UCL to explore health and disease in populations.