School of Human and Health Sciences

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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
Mental Health Medicine & Life Sciences
offense Social Sciences
Education Medicine & Life Sciences
England Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1975 2020

A Mobile-Based Screening System for Data Analyses of Early Dementia Traits Detection

Thabtah, F., Mampusti, E., Peebles, D., Herradura, R. & Varghese, J., 1 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Medical Systems. 44, 1, 14 p., 24.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
Artificial intelligence
Mobile Applications

An examination of stigmatising attributions about mental illness amongst police custody staff

Wainwright, A. & Mojtahedi, D., 1 Jan 2020, In : International Journal of Law and Psychiatry. 68, 8 p., 101522.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

child custody
mental illness

A systematic review and thematic synthesis exploring how a previous experience of physical activity influences engagement with cardiac rehabilitation

McHale, S., Astin, F., Neubeck, L., Dawkes, S. & Hanson, C. L., 1 Jan 2020, In : European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 19, 1, p. 31-43 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Cardiac Rehabilitation
Patient Readmission

Projects 2010 2021

Activities 1986 2020

(Re)constructing the amputee body: Material, phantom, and narrative dimensions

Emily Heavey (Speaker)
17 Jan 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Psychopathy & Criminal Social Identity

Daniel Boduszek (Speaker)
16 Jan 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

BMC Psychiatry (Journal)

Kathy Vogt (Reviewer)
15 Jan 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication Peer-review

Press / Media

Why did Labour lose the election

Peter Woodcock


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

BBC Radio Leeds General election 2019

Peter Woodcock


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

How can you tell if someone is lying?

Christopher Street


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Other

Research Units

Mental Health
child protection
crime prevention
Wounds and Injuries
Tissue Survival
Mental Health