4th in the UK for the power of our health research

2014 Research Excellence Framework

We tackle some of the world’s biggest health challenges to improve the health and care of people in the UK and around the world.

Honorary Chair and Doctorate for Professor Ron Akehurst

ScHARR's former Dean and current Emeritus Professor, Ron Akehurst, has been honoured by Hungary's Eötvös Loránd University.

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THAW - Technology for Healthy Ageing and Wellbeing

Can technology be used to help older people to lead happier, healthier lives? Find out more about this recent event organised by PhD students from the THAW project.

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ScHARR Alumni Speed Networking

In May, we held a "speed networking" event at which our current students were invited to speak with several ScHARR alumni.

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MPH placement student in Nepal

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Our courses help you develop the skills and knowledge you need to understand and improve health services. Our work placements provide a rich learning environment.

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Our world-class research is influencing global health and policy. By identifying tuberculosis (TB) rates in children worldwide, we’re helping tackle the spread of the disease.

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Bayero University in Nigeria partnership


ScHARR is an International Centre of Excellence for Health Technology Assessment, Health Economics and Decision Modelling, Health Services Research, and Public Health.

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