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Research pillars

CPH consists of five research pillars, which are topics our experts have identified as pressing health issues that we aim to address. These are:

 

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CPH Annual Showcase Presentations Live
CPH Annual Showcase Presentations Live - 03 Jun 2021

The presentations from Cambridge Public Health's first ever Annual Showcase are now live on Cambridge University Press's Open Engage site.

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Moving beyond the health inequalities rhetoric
Moving beyond the health inequalities rhetoric

Health data generated during the Covid-19 pandemic continue to confirm that socioeconomic status directly affects a patient’s odds of survival. Certain ethnicities, as well as people from poorer areas of the UK and the elderly and frail, tend to fare worse — both in terms of infection rates and deaths. An obviously important question, however, is why? — What makes people from these backgrounds at greater risk of illness and death, and is this unique to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic?