An interdisciplinary research hub, the Centre for Population Health Sciences (CPHS) draws together researchers, clinicians and practitioners from public health, primary care, biomedical and social sciences with expertise in epidemiology, statistics and modelling, sociology, social policy, psychology, economics, geography, health promotion, nursing and medicine.
Centres hosted by CPHS
We host several collaboarative centres:
- The Centre for Research on Families and Relationships
- The Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research
- The Scottish Collaboration on Public Health Research and Policy
and also the Mackenzie Medical Centre, a General Practice surgery in Edinburgh.
WHO Collaborating Centre
We are a WHO collaborating Centre for Population Health Research and Training
Where we sit in the University
An associate centre to the Institute for Genetics and Molecular Medicine (IGMM), we sit in the School of Molecular, Genetic and Population Health Sciences in the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine at the Unviersity of Edinburgh.
We work closely with the Global Health Academy (GHA) with much of CPHS's work contributing to the University's global health initiatives.