4th in the UK for the power of our health research

2014 Research Excellence Framework

We tackle some of the world’s biggest health challenges to improve the health and care of people in the UK and around the world.

Deaths in Hospitals

Deaths in Hospitals - What Are the Numbers Really Telling Us? Professor Mike Campbell's talk for the Sheffield Festival of Science and Engineering.

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Report on UK alcohol industry’s “billion units pledge” is flawed

Experts from ScHARR's Alcohol Research Group have raised concerns over the industry pledge to remove 1 billion units of alcohol from the market.

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NHS 111 - how medical diagnosis can be computerised

NHS 111 shows how medical diagnosis can be computerised - ScHARR's Janette Turner is featured in this new article.

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MPH placement student in Nepal

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Our courses help you develop the skills and knowledge you need to understand and improve health services. Our work placements provide a rich learning environment.

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Our world-class research is influencing global health and policy. By identifying tuberculosis (TB) rates in children worldwide, we’re helping tackle the spread of the disease.

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Bayero University in Nigeria partnership


ScHARR is an International Centre of Excellence for Health Technology Assessment, Health Economics and Decision Modelling, Health Services Research, and Public Health.

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