We have 38 projects, as well as a number of projects that our Standing Capacities are supporting. Most of these projects are described below, and a diagram of our projects and activities and their links to our objectives is here (PDF, 152KB).
Professor Penny Hawe is leading a program of work that is gaining insights into the dynamics of complex interventions in public health.Read More
This project developed a system dynamics model of alcohol use to simulate the effectiveness of a variety of approaches to reducing alcohol-related harm. The model addressed binge drinking and high overall (or average) consumption.Read More
Using case studies and reviews, this research will identify the components that contribute to successful scaled-up health interventions.Read More
This project is developing an understanding of the barriers to organisations conducting routine evaluation of complex interventions and develop strategies to overcome these barriers.Read More
This project is finding new ways to frame health promotion and disease prevention that value the role of the hidden workforce who create healthy public policy, and to quantify the benefits of public health interventions that have been taken for granted.Read More
The project is producing the evidence needed to create public policies that enable healthy and equitable eating, with a focus on the food and social systems.Read More
This project developed an approach to the economic analysis of prevention programs that is potentially broader than conventional forms of economic evaluation but simple enough to be used routinely.Read More