Dundee - Division of Population Health Sciences
The overall aim of Population Health Sciences (PHS) is to improve population health through six core activities:
- Epidemiology of Common Conditions (with large programmes on diabetes, infection, chronic pain and neurodevelopment)
- Quality and Safety Improvement in Health Care (with a focus on prescribing and changing professional practice)
- Intervention Studies (including clinical trials and community based interventions and methods development)
- Public Health Research (with a focus on alcohol and changing health behaviour)
- Postgraduate Education
The Division of Population Health Sciences and School of Medicine have a long history of research utilising large, linked datasets and use their success to establish new local, national and international programmes.