Centre for Public Health

Liverpool John Moores University

Public Health Institute - Liverpool John Moores University

World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Violence Prevention

Part of the Liverpool John Moores University


Public Health Institute offers expertise in a range of methodologies including audit, research, evaluation, epidemiology and statistics and draws upon a wide range of Honorary Lecturers and Professors based in the health services and other public bodies both in the UK and abroad to provide an integrated approach to public health.

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Poverty costs us dearly

10th May 2017 in Alcohol, Drugs, Intelligence and surveillance, Population health, Sexual and reproductive health, Tobacco, Violence and unintentional injury.

In both the developed and developing world poverty is linked to poor health, whether biological, psychological or environmental. Economic disadvantage is a cause of poor health (people are deprived of education, resources, or access to healthcare) and a consequence of …