School of Population Health


Research groups and centres in Social and Community Health

The following research groups and units operate in Social and Community Health.

  • Centre for Addiction Research (CFAR)
    The Centre brings together researchers from across the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences at the University of Auckland who are exploring the effects of dangerous consumptions such as tobacco, alcohol, other drugs and gambling on individuals, their families, communities, and society.
  • Centre for Asian and Ethnic Minority Health Research (CAHRE)
    The CAHRE has a vision for international collaboration with individual researchers and organisations from Asian countries.
  • Gay Men’s Sexual Health (GMSH) Research Group
    GMSH research group’s focus is to promote HIV and sexual health research among gay, bisexual, takataapui and other men who have sex with men (MSM) in New Zealand.
  • New Zealand Family Violence Clearinghouse (NZFVC) The national centre for research and information on family and whānau violence in Aotearoa New Zealand. The NZFVC provides information and resources for people working towards the elimination of family violence.
  • Resilient Ageing 
    The Resilient Ageing in Place project is to provide  a resource for our research participants’ views and recommendations to be shared with policy-makers, service-providers, researchers, friends, whānau, and all of us who are growing older.