DECIPHer research aims to improve the health and wellbeing of children and young people, by understanding the key influences at different levels (such as individual, community and policy). Our work centres on developing and evaluating complex interventions to promote good health and reduce health inequalities.

DECIPHer’s work is organised into four programmes of research:

Our research focuses on three broad priority areas relating to the health of children and young people:

If you are carrying out research that relates to one of DECIPHer’s four programmes of research and priority areas, your project may be eligible for DECIPHer adoption or affiliation. Click here to find out more.

For information on PhD research at DECIPHer, see the PhD research page.