Organisation profile

    The Centre for Public Health in Queen's University Belfast is a group of multidisciplinary researchers with interests in Epidemiology (including Genetics), Nutrition and Metabolism, Nephrology and Ageing. Some of our colleagues are also associated with the UKCRC Centre of Excellence for Public Health, Northern Ireland,  the Centre for Health Improvement and the Northern Ireland Cancer Registry.  Our research takes place on the Royal Victoria Hospital and the Belfast City Hospital sites.
    Our research interests are focussed on health and common chronic disease, with the aim of generating scientific knowledge that can be translated into improvements in the health of our population, patient care and public policy. Education of future clinical and scientific research leaders is also a core objective. 

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    Institute of Clinical Sciences, Block B
    Queens University Belfast
    Royal Victoria Hospital
    BT12 6BA
    United Kingdom
    • Phone: +44 (0) 28 9063 5009
    • Fax: +44 (0) 28 9023 5900

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    • Diabetologia

      ISSNs: 0012-186X

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1432-0428

      Springer Verlag

      Scopus rating (2017): CiteScore 5.09 SJR 3.228 SNIP 1.619


    • PLoS One

      ISSNs: 1932-6203

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1932-6203

      Public Library of Science

      Scopus rating (2017): CiteScore 3.01 SJR 1.164 SNIP 1.111


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      ISSNs: 0742-3071

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1464-5491


      Scopus rating (2017): CiteScore 2.66 SJR 1.628 SNIP 1.202


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      ISSNs: 0140-6736

      Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1474-547X

      Elsevier Limited

      Scopus rating (2017): CiteScore 8.6 SJR 14.934 SNIP 14.802


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      ISSNs: 0041-6193

      The Ulster Medical Society

      Scopus rating (2017): CiteScore 0.37 SJR 0.242 SNIP 0.622


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