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Research Department of Behavioural Science and Health

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Prof Robert West

Prof Robert West

Address

Room 214
1-19 Torrington Place
London
WC1E 6BT

Appointments

  • Professor of Health Psychology and Director of Tobacco Studies
    Behavioural Science and Health
    Institute of Epidemiology & Health

Joined UCL

2003-09-01

Current research programme: » Understanding and measuring the nicotine withdrawal syndrome » Evaluation of pharmacological and behavioural aids to smoking cessation » Smoking and smoking cessation patterns in the population » Evidence-based guidelines on smoking cessation for health professionals » Understanding motivation Editorial work: » Editor in Chief, Addiction » Assistant Editor, Addiction Abstracts
Award year Qualification Institution
1982 PhD
Doctor of Philosophy
Psychology
University of London
1977 BSc
Bachelor of Science
Psychology
University of London

Keywords

Addiction|*|Behaviour|*|Behavioural analysis|*|Cancer|*|Cigarettes|*|Clinical Research|*|Clinical research methodology|*|Clinical trials|*|Critical discourse analysis|*|Cytokines|*|Dependence|*|Drug addiction|*|Ethnic health|*|Evidence-based healthcare|*|Health care evaluation|*|Health care inequalities|*|Health inequalities|*|Nicotine|*|Nicotine and tobacco use|*|Psychosocial research|*|Public health|*|Qualitative|*|Randomized Controlled Trials (RCTs)|*|Respiratory control|*|Smoking|*|Statistics|*|Systematic review