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      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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      Frequent Journals

      • Diabetologia

        ISSNs: 0012-186X

        Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1432-0428

        Springer Verlag

        Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 5.23 SJR 3.158 SNIP 1.732


      • Diabetic Medicine

        ISSNs: 0742-3071

        Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1464-5491


        Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 2.92 SJR 1.504 SNIP 1.35


      • PLoS One

        ISSNs: 1932-6203

        Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1932-6203

        Public Library of Science

        Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 3.11 SJR 1.201 SNIP 1.092


      • Lancet

        ISSNs: 0140-6736

        Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1474-547X

        Elsevier Limited

        Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 6.93 SJR 12.467 SNIP 13.698


      • The Ulster Medical Journal

        ISSNs: 0041-6193

        The Ulster Medical Society

        Scopus rating (2016): CiteScore 0.37 SJR 0.223 SNIP 0.534


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