Research

Public Health

The Department of Public Health's international academic staff are actively engaged in world-class research in diverse areas including:

  • Epidemiology of communicable and non-communicable diseases
  • Urbanisation and healthy cities
  • Inequality and determinants of health
  • Medical anthropology
  • International health
  • Biostatistics
  • Health and development
  • Healthcare reform
  • Global health governance and policy
  • Outbreak investigation
  • Health economics
  • Global health diplomacy
  • Healthcare prevention
  • Evidence-based and complex systems planning
  • Maternal-child health
  • Management of non-communicable diseases.

The Department works collaboratively with other departments at XJTLU, as well as local and regional organisations in China, external organisations and international universities such as the University of Oxford, University College London, the Karolinska Institutet, and the University of Liverpool.