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School of Molecular, Genetic and Population Health Sciences

Centre for Population Health Sciences

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Fostering research skills to meet the public health challenges of the 21st century with both on-campus and online courses

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Find out more about our research in:

  • Allergic and respiratory disease
  • Cancer
  • Chronic disease epidemiology
  • Clinical trial and statistics methodology
  • eHealth
  • Ethnicity and health
  • Global health
  • Molecular epidemiology of complex diseases
  • Palliative care
  • Children, families and relationships
  • Health, inequalities and health care
  • Epidemiology of infectious diseases

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CPHS is a WHO Collaborating Centre on Population Health Research and Training

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News & events

NIHR ePrescribing Research Programme - conference

Registration is now open for the NIHR ePrescribing Research Programme’s 2014 Annual Conference. 27th October 2014 - 9.45-17.15 One Great George Street, London

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Professor Aziz Sheikh - medical detective

On 23rd October 2014, Prof Aziz Sheikh will give a public lecture -"The Sign of Three: Progress Report on an Investigation into the Epidemic of Itch, Sneeze and Wheeze". Register for your free ticket.

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Mixed Models of Medical Data using SAS

Emeritus Professor Robin Prescott from CPHS and Dr Helen Brown from the Roslin Institute are running a Mixed Models course 8-10 October 2014.

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Welcome to Professor Andrew Morris

We are delighted to welcome Professor Andrew Morris to the School. Andrew has just taken up the Chair of Medicine and will be spearheading developments in medical informatics.

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Concepts of Epidemiology course

The popular and intensive 5-day course returns for its 10th consecutive year: 8-12 December 2014.

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