Report reveals legacy of UKCRC Public Health Research Centres

A report shows how the legacy of a UK-wide network of centres of excellence has helped fuel future public health and prevention research.

Since 2008, partners of the UKCRC have invested £37 million in a network of six Public Health Research Centres of Excellence (UKCRC centres) to increase infrastructure, build academic capacity in public health research in the UK and provide a platform to engage with policy and practice.

The report shows how the 10-years of collborative research by these centres – based in Edinburgh, Belfast, Newcastle, Nottingham, Cambridge and Cardiff – has exceeeds expectations of what was thought possible back in 2008.

More details are available here.