Glasgow Caledonian University’s commitment to the Common Good is realised in applied health research which addresses major societal challenges, enabling communities in the UK and internationally to build Inclusive Societies and live Healthy Lives in Sustainable Environments.

To best meet these societal challenges our Research Centre for Health (ReaCH) work delivers research excellence in priority areas related to Public Health and managing Long-term Conditions. Our goal in all our research is to have a lasting and positive impact on the lives of individuals and the wider society.

Our multi-disciplinary research is conducted by groups working in the areas of:

Public Health

Long term conditions

Our research community activity seeks to collaborate with internal and external partners and stakeholders an example of some of these collaborations include:


Research Impact

The Centre for Living has impact in areas of patient care, commercial development and policy.