School of Human and Health Sciences

Organization profile

Profile Information

We are an award winning, professionally accredited School with a strong focus on excellence in interdisciplinary research. The School consists of three linked Departments – Health Sciences, Psychology and Behavioural & Social Sciences, and is home to over 3000 undergraduates, 1250 postgraduates and upwards of 230 postgraduate research students. We are a truly international School with staff and students from over 85 countries. 

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Nurses Medicine & Life Sciences
Research Medicine & Life Sciences
Psychology Medicine & Life Sciences
Wounds and Injuries Medicine & Life Sciences
offense Social Sciences
Mental Health Medicine & Life Sciences
Education Medicine & Life Sciences
England Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1975 2019

Acceptability and feasibility pilot randomised controlled trial of medical skin camouflage for recovery of women prisoners with self-harm scarring (COVER): the study protocol

Mitchell, H., Abel, K., Dunlop, B., Walker, T., Ranote, S., Robinson, L., Edgar, F., Millington, T., Meacock, R., Shaw, J. & Gutridge, K., 17 Jan 2019, In : BMJ Open. 9, 1, p. 1-11 11 p., e021891.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Randomized Controlled Trials

A Coding System to Quantify Powerful Actions in Soccer Match Play: A Pilot Study

Murtagh, C., Naughton, R., McRobert, A., O'Boyle, A., Morgans, R., Drust, B. & Erksine, R., 2019, In : Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport. 90, 2, p. 234-243 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Action research with young people: possibilities and ‘messy realities’

Percy-Smith, B., Cuconato, M., Reutlinger, C. & Thomas, N. P., 23 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Discourse. Journal of Childhood and Adolescence Research. 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

action research
youth research

Projects 2010 2021

Family inclusive policy and practice after 'Think Family'

Featherstone, B., Tew, J., Morris, K. & White, S.


Project: ResearchResearch Council - ESRC

PEER: Participation, Experiences and Empowerment for Roma Youth

Percy-Smith, B.


Project: ResearchEU Government

Activities 1990 2019

Using Photovoice to understand and improve healthy lifestyles of people with serious mental illness

Amanda Edmondson (Speaker), Rachel Borthwick (Speaker), Liz Hughes (Speaker), Mike Lucock (Speaker)
3 Oct 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPoster presentation

Sexual, Sex, and Gender Diversities: Implications for Scholarship and Activism’

Surya Monro (Speaker)
20 Sep 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Patients’ conceptualizations of responsibility for healthcare: A typology

Emily Heavey (Speaker), Justin Waring (Contributor to Paper or Presentation), Aoife De Brún (Contributor to Paper or Presentation), Pamela Dawson (Contributor to Paper or Presentation), Jason Scott (Contributor to Paper or Presentation)
11 Sep 201913 Sep 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Press / Media

President Trump's state visit to the UK

Peter Woodcock


2 media contributions

Press/Media: Expert Comment

New Parkinson’s exercise classes at the Satellite Centre, Greenfield

Sarah Prenton


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Research Units

Mental Health
Wounds and Injuries
Mental Health
Delivery of Health Care
child protection
crime prevention
environmental design