These posts will provide senior independent scientific and research expertise within the Science, Research and Evidence (SRE) Directorate of the Department of Health and Social Care.
The NIHR Applied Research Collaboration North East & North Cumbria is pleased to invite original and high quality research proposals focused upon regional health and care priorities.
Fuse is delighted to announce that the call for abstracts is now open for the International Conference on Knowledge Exchange in Public Health.
Fuse welcomed an internationally-renowned professor to look at ways in which science and policy can come together to affect change.
In what was another great year for the Fuse blog you may not have had the opportunity to read all 40 posts, so we've picked out the Top 5 ‘bestsellers’.
Fuse is delighted to announce two keynote speakers for next year’s International Conference on Knowledge Exchange in Public Health, with more exciting names to follow in the New Year.
Fuse researchers were among a select few chosen to present at an international conference showcasing “exceptional talent and creativity in the UK Public Health research community”.
Fuse is delighted to announce that the Fuse International Conference on Knowledge Exchange in Public Health will make a welcome return to North East England next year.
A new study, involving Fuse experts and published in BMJ Open, links a rise in infant mortality in England to poverty.
The introduction of minimum unit pricing (MUP) in Scotland appears to have been successful in reducing the amount of alcohol purchased and, by inference, consumption by households.
Leading experts say a Government crackdown on energy drinks does not go far enough, following the publication of a highly anticipated report.
Strategies that include diet combined with physical activity interventions can reduce the risk of obesity in young children but there is less evidence for this in teenagers.
Let’s get talking about mental health
Researchers from Fuse have joined forces with other leading experts in response to worsening health inequalities between the North and the rest of England.
Experts from Fuse are leading a national project to address health inequalities in the country and focus on the prevention of poor health.
A Fuse academic will speak about her research into energy drinks, nutrition and public health at an invitation-only science conference in the United States.
A new book by Fuse Professor Clare Bambra shows how austerity has impacted on health and wellbeing in the UK and explores its repercussions for social inequalities in health.
One of the government's top scientific advisors visited representatives from Fuse and Public Health South Tees, to understand how research can help address the public health challenges in Teesside, including promoting healthier diets.
Researchers from Fuse continue to work with NHS Trusts to promote new methods of encouraging pregnant women not to smoke.
A call for abstracts has been announced for The Lancet Public Health Science 2019: A National Conference Dedicated to New Research in UK Public Health, to be held in London, UK on November 29, 2019.
By building capacity and capability in public health research, a report shows how the legacy of a UK-wide network of centres of excellence has helped fuel future public health and prevention research.
A smaller portion of fish and chips has been embraced by takeaway owners and customers, research has found and may well be healthier for us.
Campaigners and academics who have long warned about the dangers of energy drinks are urging the Government to press ahead with proposals to restrict the sale of them to children.
Thousands of people in the North East do not receive the help they need to tackle their mental health problems, concludes a powerful new report.
Poor health has been linked with the North’s poor productivity for the first time in a major new report led by a Fuse researcher.
Universal Credit is bad for health and wellbeing, say leading academics from Fuse in a new study commissioned by Gateshead Council.
An innovative new research project is examining ways to help new and expectant mothers in disadvantaged areas stay fit and healthy, both during and after pregnancy.
A Fuse academic who has long warned about the dangers of energy drinks has welcomed the proposal to ban the sale of them to children.
Fuse is delighted to confirm sustained funding of the core Fuse administrative posts and research activities thanks to contributions from our partner Universities, secured to March 2022 in the first instance.
Fuse is delighted to announce that it has made two new academic appointments at Newcastle University.
A crackdown on the sale of energy drinks to under 16s has been welcomed by a Fuse academic who has long warned about the dangerous impact such drinks have on children.
Amelia Lake has addressed a House of Commons Select Committee in London on the impact of energy drinks on young people.
Sustained efforts to ensure mental health services are smoke free are reaping rewards for patients, visitors and staff.
On May 8-10, 2018, over 170 delegates and speakers from across Canada, the US, Australia, Europe and beyond will convene in Vancouver for Fuse 2018, the 4th Fuse International Conference on Knowledge Exchange in Public Health.
Ashley Adamson, Professor of Public Health Nutrition at Newcastle University has been appointed as a NIHR Senior Investigator.
A Fuse academic has visited Westminster to outline the evidence behind a call for age restrictions on the sale of energy drinks to young people.
An evaluation of the the Vanguard programme implemented by NHS England has uncovered a great deal of variation in the services provided.
Jamie Oliver joins Fuse academics, teachers and the largest education union to call for age restrictions on the sale of energy drinks to kids under 16.
Academics from Fuse have called for the UK government to consider restricting the sale of energy drinks to under-16s after finding that they are being sold to children ‘cheaper than water and pop’.
More needs to be done to provide guidance and support in schools to prevent mental health problems in young people, argues a new report by researchers from the Centre for Translational Research in Public Health (Fuse).