LSE Health and Social Care is a Research Centre at LSE dedicated to the production and dissemination of high quality research and policy analysis in health and social care. Since 2004 alone, the Centre has been awarded some £50 million in research funding and has published over 1,600 peer-review journal papers, books and reports. Through a number of collaborations, researchers at the Centre are frequent expert advisers to policy makers, government bodies and organisations such as the European Commission and the World Health Organisation.