Institute of Epidemiology & Health Care



Whitehall II Study

Research by UCL's Professor Susan Michie and colleagues led to the establishment of the NHS Centre for Smoking Cessation and Training in 2009, estimated to have helped 7,500 smokers to quit, saving an estimated 6,5Evidence 00 life years.

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Whitehall II

English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA)

The English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA) is a unique and rich resource of information on the health, social, well-being and economic circumstances of the English population aged 50 and older. The current sample contains data from up to seven waves of data collection covering a period of fourteen years.

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Health Survey for England (HSE)

The Health Survey for England (HSE) is a series of annual surveys about the health of people living in England. The survey started in 1991 and has been carried out annually since then. It is commissioned by NHS Digital. and used to help plan NHS services, look at ways of improving people's health and changes to the nation's health over time, and at inequalities in health.

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