Infographic thumbnail‌Fuse is a founding member of the NIHR School for Public Health ‌Research (SPHR), a partnership between eight leading academic centres with excellence in applied public health research and evaluative practice in England.

The School brings together its members’ expertise in a collaborative working relationship – to ensure emphasis on what works practically, can be applied across the whole country and better meets the needs of policy makers, practitioners and the public.

Fuse involvement in the School is led by Professor Ashley AdamsonProfessor Clare BambraProfessor Eileen Kaner, and Professor Carolyn Summerbell with key researchers across Fuse.

Examples below of Fuse research in the SPHR.‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌

Research capacity development

Capacity building

Collaboration & strategic partnerships


Impact on public health practice & policy


Public involvement & engagement