Research Units

CSO funds 5 Research Units across Scotland promoting research excellence in

  • health services research – HSRU, Aberdeen
    • Director – Professor Marion Campbell
  • health economics – HERU, Aberdeen
    • Director – Professor Mandy Ryan
  • hearing research – Scottish Section of Institute of Hearing Research, Glasgow
    • Director – Dr Michael Ackeroyd
  • nursing and allied health professions – NMAHP RU, Glasgow Caledonian and Stirling
    • Director – Professor Brian Williams
  • social and public health sciences – SPHSU, Glasgow
    • Director – Professor Dame Sally Macintyre

CSO partners the Medical Research Council (MRC) in funding MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit and MRC Institute of Hearing Research