Our three research departments work together to contribute to the health and well-being of societies, locally and globally.

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About us

We are a research-led academic Institute, comprising three Departments - Health Services Research, Psychological Sciences and Public Health and Policy. Our Departments cover a diverse range of disciplines, from experimental psychology through to medicine, dentistry and social policy.


Health Services Research

Our specialists use wide-ranging methods to explore the major issues surrounding health service provision in a range of settings and domains in our communities. Read more

Public Health & Policy

Covering subjects from medical and health sciences to history and civic design, our experts are actively involved in research, education, and health service work related to promoting the health of the public. Read more

Psychological Sciences

With expertise in experimental, applied and clinical psychology, our experts are brought together across several research groups that drive developments in psychology, psychiatry and behavioural medicine. Read more