Institute of Epidemiology & Health Care


Scientific leadership

UCL staff have performed a wide range of senior academic and public health leadership roles at national and international levels including:

  • Watt, Tsakos & Heilmann - founders of International Centre for Oral Health Inequalities Research and Policy (ICOHIRP)
  • Tsakos - chair elect, Platform for Better Oral Health
  • Tsakos - past president, European Association of Dental Public Health 
  • Watt - past president, British Association for the Study of Community Dentistry
  • Watt - past president, Oral Health Promotion Research Group
  • Watt - chair, National Institute of Health Research, Research for Patient Benefit London Panel
  • Watt- Director of Research, Development and Innovation, Central North West London NHS Foundation Trust
  • Watt & Tsakos - FDI Vision 2020 Think Tank
  • Tsakos - FDI Oral Health Observatory
  • Tsakos - International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement (ICHOM) Oral Health Group