February 4th 2008
Dr Dianna Smith joins the programme to work on the simulation of food access strategies for improving diet and nutrition.

December 1st 2007
Dr Tim Brown joins the Department of Geography as Lecturer. Tim will be pursuing his research interests in tandem with HERP members.

November 2nd 2007
Dr Steven Cummins is awarded a Phillip Leverhulme Prize for his work on the socio-environmental determinants of health.


February 6th 2008
ESRC Seminar: Combating the 'obesogenic' environment - policy solutions and priorities held at CABE, London. Full details and downloads of speaker papers can be found here.



The Healthy Environments Research Programme is dedicated to understanding the effect of the social, physical, cultural,  policy and built environments on  health.