From February 2017, information about the work of the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow is available and updated on the University of Glasgow website.

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International Seminar Series 2010

The forthcoming seminars are currently being programmed.

For further information please contact the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow:

Tel: 0141 357 3949
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Previous Seminars

Slides for previous international seminars are now available, click on the link below to view.

24.03.10 Professor Philippa Howden-Chapman,
Programme Director of Housing and Health Programme and the New Zealand Centre for Sustainable Cities; Professor of public health at the University of Otago, Wellington New Zealand
Housing and health, and energy efficiency, and climate change
11.12.09 Professor Ichiro Kawachi,
Professor of Social Epidemiology
Chair, Dept of Society, Human Development & Health
Harvard School of Public Health
Social Capital, Social Cohesion and Health
26.02.09 Professor John Lynch
Professor of Epidemiology and Population Health in the School of Health Sciences at the University of South Australia and Professor of Population Health at University of Bristol, UK
Columns and Rose: Epidemiology, Risk and Building Evidence for Population Health Interventions
27.11.08 Professor David Barker The maternal origins of cancer


Professor Johan Mackenbach
Chair of the Department of Public Health
University Medical Centre Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Socioeconomic inequalities in health: a cross-European perspective.
01.05.08 Yoav Ben-Shlomo,
Prof. of Clinical Epidemiology,
Dept. of Social Medicine, University of Bristol
Does the NHS provide equitable access to health care and how would we know?.