School of Health in Social Science

We have a strong national and international reputation as a major centre for research from combined perspectives of health and social science.

Research Excellence Framework 2014

The School of Health in Social Science achieves excellent rankings in national research assessment.


The School has research centres, which build on the School's existing research strengths.

Centre for Applied Developmental Psychology (CADP)

Edinburgh Centre for Research on the Experience of Dementia (E-CRED)

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