Qualification type. MPhil / PhD. Location. Uxbridge, London. Mode of study. Full-time and Part-time. . Research students. are welcomed to Brunel as valued members of our thriving, research-intensive community.
There are over 1.8 million serious prescribing errors in English general practices each year and hazardous prescribing is associated with substantial healthcare costs, reduced quality of life and increased risk of mortality.
The PhD is in the area of the impact on health of economic shocks. The causal pathways between economic circumstances and health status are affected by economic shocks, such as the recent economic recession, and the latest causal mediation analysis methods.