Dublin City University has been consistently ranked among the best 100 young universities in the world. DCU has community engagement as strategic priority and a strong vocation to translate healthcare innovation into benefits to the society. The Faculty of Science and Health at Dublin City University is a unique cluster of Research Centres and Teaching Schools focusing on preventing or delaying the morbidity and mortality associated with chronic diseases prevalent in the European Union. In particular, the School of Health and Human Performance and the School of Nursing and Human Sciences aim to develop novel and effective physiological and behavioural interventions to be implemented in clinical care facilities and to be delivered as community-based prevention programmes.
DCU researchers have been successful in securing grants to undertake basic and applied research projects from several agencies including EU- FP7, Science Foundation Ireland, Health Research Board, Enterprise Ireland, Irish Heart Foundation.
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