Welcome to The Centre of Excellence for Public Health NI
Part of a £20 million investment to establish five Centres of Excellence across the UK to strengthen research into complex public health issues such as obesity, smoking and health inequalities.
The Centres bring together leading experts from a range of disciplines working in partnership with practitioners, policy makers and wider stakeholders to tackle public health issues which are likely to have a significant impact on the health of the nation.
A partnership of funders has provided the £20 million investment to establish the Centres of Excellence. The Partners are the British Heart Foundation, Cancer Research UK, Economic and Social Research Council, Health and Social Care Research & Development Office for Northern Ireland, Medical Research Council, National Institute for Health Research, Wales Office of Research and Development - Welsh Assembly Government, and the Wellcome Trust.
Pictured: Professor Laurence Moore, Professor Nick Wareham, Professor Martin White, Professor John Britton, Professor Frank Kee