Centre for Public Health

Improving health through physical activity and improved diet Improving health through physical activity and improved diet
Empowering research Empowering research
Addressing global key public health issues Addressing global key public health issues
Promoting innovation Promoting innovation
Discovery always starts somewhere Discovery always starts somewhere


Boost for cancer prevention research

Queen’s University scientists are helping to spearhead a new £6 million initiative to find better ways to prevent cancer. The new initiative, led by Cancer Research UK with matching...

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Biological insights from 108 schizophrenia-associated genetic loci

25 years work on the genetics of schizophrenia at Queens University by a group led by Dr Tony O'Neill of the Centre for Public Health has resulted in a multicountry study examining the genetics of...

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Queen’s seeks volunteers to enjoy a taste of the Mediterranean

Researchers at Queen’s University Belfast are calling for volunteers to take part in a new study to find out how best to support people in adopting a Mediterranean-style diet and change their...

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Cancer Research - Advancing Patient Care

Queen’s University Belfast is working to make a difference to our society and to ensure that what we do impacts positively locally, nationally and internationally. The University is emerging as...

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CPH 1st and 2nd Year PhD Student Presentations

Alan McMichael (1st year) and Blanaid Hicks and Christopher O’Neill (second years) who came first or joint first in their cohort for their presentations.

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Staff Member - IY   

Prof Ian Young
Professor of Medicine