From February 2017, information about the work of the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow is available and updated on the University of Glasgow website.

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  • Occasional paper OP026 Health happiness wellbeing.pdf
    Oct 17, 2016

    Occasional Paper No. 26: Health, Happiness and Wellbeing for Adolescents Transitioning to Adulthood: A Systematic Review of Individual-Level Interventions for Adolescents from Vulnerable Groups

  • Occasional paper Op25 SPS Literature Review v2.pdf
    Jul 5, 2016

    Occasional Paper No. 25: Evidence on smoking and smoking restrictions in prisons. A scoping review for the Scottish Prison Service’s Tobacco Strategy Group.

  • Occasional paper Op-024
    Nov 13, 2013

    Occasional Paper No. 24: Review of the National Sexual Health IT System (NaSH) in Scotland: The potential for sexual health research

  • Occasional paper Occasional Paper No. 23.pdf
    Sep 26, 2013

    Occasional Paper No. 23: Report on a workshop on methods for the economic evaluation of population health interventions: conceptual and practical challenges

  • Occasional paper Occasional Paper No. 22
    Oct 2, 2012

    Occasional Paper No. 22: Men, deprivation and sexual health: scoping review

  • Occasional paper Occasional Paper No. 21
    Jun 29, 2011

    Occasional Paper No. 21: Vulnerable young people in alternative education settings: their sexual health needs, experience and use of sex education and sexual health services

  • Occasional paper OP020.pdf
    Apr 1, 2009
    Occasional Paper No. 20: Developing methods to study parentchild relationships in rural sub-Saharan Africa: an exploratory project in Mwanza, northern Tanzania
  • Occasional paper OP019.pdf
    Sep 12, 2008
    Occasional Paper No. 19: Randomised controlled trials of social interventions: Report of a pilot study of barriers and facilitators in an international context.
  • Occasional paper OP018.pdf
    Aug 29, 2008
    Occasional Paper No. 18: Behind and beyond the prison bars; young offenders talk about sex and relationships.
  • Occasional paper OP017.pdf
    Oct 23, 2007
    Occasional Paper No. 17: Inequalities in health in Scotland: what are they and what can we do about them?
  • Occasional paper OP016.pdf
    Feb 6, 2007
    Occasional Paper No. 16: Inequalities in mortality in Scotland 1981-2001
  • Occasional paper OP015.pdf
    Nov 16, 2006

    Occasional Paper No. 15: A Review of Research Among Black African Communities Affected by HIV in the UK and Europe

    November 2005

    Audrey Prost

  • Occasional paper OP014.pdf
    Feb 1, 2005

    Occasional Paper No. 14: Impediments to Developing Social Science Research Capacity in East Africa

    February 2005
    Daniel Wight

  • Occasional paper OP013.pdf
    May 3, 2004

    Occasional Paper No. 13: An open and shut case: an investigation of the health impacts of local public swimming pool provision in two Glasgow neighbourhoods

    May 2004
    H Thomson, A Kearns, M Petticrew.

  • Occasional paper OP012.pdf
    Jan 1, 2003
    Occasional Paper No.12. Migration and Health: a Review of the International Literature.

    January 2003
    Laura MacDonald, Sally Macintyre, Anne Ellaway.
  • Occasional paper OP011.pdf
    Nov 16, 2006

    Occasional Paper No. 11: A Longitudinal Analysis of Physical Activity Patterns of Adults within their early 60's

    November 2000
    Ursula Berger, Nanette Mutrie, Mary-Kate Hannah and Geoff Der

  • Occasional paper OP010.pdf
    Nov 16, 2006

    Occasional Paper No. 10: A Review of Young People's Health and Health Behaviours in Scotland.

    October 2002
    Patrick West and Helen Sweeting 

  • Occasional paper OP09.pdf
    Nov 16, 2006
    Occasional Paper No. 09: Health and social care services for minority ethnic communities in the United Kingdom: a review of the literature on access and use

    June 2002

    Lisa Arai and Seeromanie Harding

  • Occasional paper OP008.pdf
    Nov 16, 2006
    Occasional Paper No. 08: An Overview of Male Sex Work in Edinburgh and Glasgow: The Male Sex Worker Perspective

    June 2003

    Judith Connell & Graham Hart

  • Occasional paper OP007.pdf
    Nov 16, 2006
    Occasional Paper No. 07: Commercial Income Data: Associations with Health and Census Measures.

    May 2002

    Philip McLoone

  • Occasional paper OP006.pdf
    Nov 16, 2006
    Occasional Paper No. 06: UK-Born Black Caribbeans: Generational Changes in Health and Well-being.

    January 2002

    Lisa Arai & Seeromanie Harding

  • Occasional paper OP005.pdf
    Nov 16, 2006
    Occasional Paper No. 05: Housing Improvement and Health Gain: A summary and systematic review.

    January 2002

    Hilary Thomson, Mark Petticrew, David Morrison

  • Occasional paper OP-004.pdf
    Nov 17, 2006
    Occasional Paper No. 04: The Voice-DISC: A method for ascertaining psychiatric diagnoses in young people in the community.

    December 2000

    Patrick West, Helen Sweeting and Geoff Der

  • Occasional paper OP-003.pdf
    Nov 16, 2006
    Occasional Paper No. 03: The Effectiveness of Interventions to change Health-Related Behaviours: a review of reviews.

    First Published July 1999, Updated May 2000

    Ruth Jepson

  • Occasional paper OP-002.pdf
    Nov 16, 2006
    Occasional Paper No. 02: Methods of Health Impact Assessment: a literature review

    December 1999

    Linda Mcintyre and Mark Petticrew

  • Occasional paper OP-001.PDF
    Nov 16, 2006
    Occasional Paper No. 1: Mortality in England and Wales, 1979-1992 An Introduction to Multilevel Modelling using MlwiN

    May 2000

    Alastair H Leyland and Alice McLeod