Research Groups in Mental Health and Wellbeing
Professor Franco Cappuccio takes top position in national blood pressure group
Prof Sophie Staniszewska – ‘Patient and public involvement: developing the evidence base for practice’
Prof Norman Waugh, Dr Hema Mistry and Dr Mandy Maredza – ‘two trials in diabetic eye disease, called EMERALDS AND DIAMONDS, funded by NIHR HTA programme’
We are a unique combination of experts in psychiatry, public health, cardiovascular health, psychology, social sciences and community paediatrics, interested in a life course approach. Our research activities include epidemiology, trials of complex interventions at individual, family and community levels, and understanding socio-cultural and environmental determinants of mental health and wellbeing. Our academic teams staff are internationally renowned for their impact on improving mental health and wellbeing across the life span, and in both clinical groups and the general population.