Outcomes for looked-after children in Northern Ireland
This project will investigate the relationship between childhood interactions with social services and risk of poor health and social outcomes in adulthood.
Investigating positive youth development
This study aims to examine the impact of chilhood participation in Scouts, Guides and other similar organisations upon mental health in later life in Scotland.
Selective schooling and long-term health
This study uses data from a 1950s Aberdeen birth cohort for whom test score, secondary school attended and later life health are available to test the impact of secondary schooling on health in the region.
Care in the last years of life
The overall aim of this study is to develop understanding of factors influencing the availability and utilisation of formal and informal care in Scotland during the final stages of life, and study trends over time.
Unveiling trends in drug-related deaths
This research will generate more extensive socio-economic, health and equality group related information to better understand adverse trends in drugs and alcohol mortality in Northern Ireland.
Dental and ophthalmic health provision for people with severe mental illness
An examination of disparities in rates between those with severe mental illness and the general hospital population in Northern Ireland.
Physical healthcare outcomes for people with severe mental illness
The study aims to provide evidence about the medical outcomes of people with severe mental illness (SMI) in Northern Ireland.
Health service use and outcomes in later life
In a Northern Ireland context, this study will provide an opportunity to examine later-life health inequalities related to service use.
Social mobility and health inequalities in Glasgow
This project explores whether selective migration explains Glasgow’s poor health and excess mortality.