Larry Doi

Position: SCPHRPs Deputy Director Larry is a Lecturer in Applied Public Health in the School of Health in Social Sciences. He received his PhD in Public Health from the University of Stirling. He holds a master’s degree in Public Health from the University of Edinburgh and an honours degree in …

John McAteer

Position: Deputy Director Dr John McAteer is the Deputy Director. John is a Chartered Psychologist and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society. Prior to this, John was the Research Fellow for the Adolescence and Young Adulthood Working Group. John’s current work very much focuses on the range of public …

Dr Ruth Jepson

Position: Director Ruth is Director of SCPHRP and a Reader in Public Health in the School of Health in Social Science, University of Edinburgh. Ruth has been involved in many different aspects of public health research for over 20 years.  After completing her MSc in the Department of Public Health …

John Frank

Previous Director Professor John Frank took on the role of Director in 2008 and retired from the role in July 2018. He brings with him a strong background not only in public health research but in effectively championing teamwork between public health researchers and public policy decision makers. He holds …

People – current

The Scottish Collaboration for Public Health Research and Policy (SCPHRP) is a collaborative effort, with members spanning the United Kingdom and beyond, and featuring a mix of SCPHRP employees, academics, policy makers, practitioners, and volunteers/professionals from the third sector. The core team is based in the University of Edinburgh, Scotland …

Young STAND Awards

“Young People are the Key” Mentor and SCPHRP are delighted to launch the 3rd year of The Young STAND (Scots Tackling Alcohol N Drugs) Awards 2015. The two category winners, from schools and community groups, will each receive a £1000 cash prize to develop their project. The Young STAND Awards …

Blog

The SCPHRP Blog features articles and news from contributors both at SCPHRP and in the Public Health community at large. Nov 26, 2013

Publications

The Scottish Collaboration for Public Health Research and Policy (SCPHRP) publishes a range of publications including magazines, bulletins, reports, articles, recordings, and commentaries. If you wish to view any publications in another format please send an email with the details of the file you require – such as the web link, …