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

Professor Vivian Hope

Professor Vivian Hope

Professor of Public Health


areas of expertise

Viv Hope joined Public Health Institute in November 2016 as Professor of Public Health. Prior to that Viv was a Principal Scientist at Public Health England and also a Senior Lecturer at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. He has also held positions at Imperial College London and the University of Birmingham.

The focus of Viv’s work has been on the health harms, particularly infections, associated with drug use and sexual health. His other interests include homelessness and LGBT health.


University of Bath, Bath, United Kingdom, PhD
University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom, MMedSci
Royal Holloway University of London, Egham, United Kingdom, BSc (Hons)