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Dr Harry Rutter

MA MB BChir MSc PGDipLATHE FFPH FRCPEdin

Research Fellow
Senior Clinical Research Fellow

Room
101

LSHTM
15-17 Tavistock Place
London
WC1H 9SH
United Kingdom

Tel.
+44 20 7927 2971

I was the founder director of the National Obesity Observatory 2007-2011. I led the establishment of the Department of Health National Child Measurement Programme; and I am a core contributor to the WHO Health Economic Assessment Tool for Walking and Cycling

Other affiliations:

Orcid ID: 0000-0002-9322-0656
Researchgate ID: Harry_Rutter

Affiliations

Department of Health Services Research and Policy
Faculty of Public Health and Policy

Centres

Centre for Evaluation
Centre for Global Chronic Conditions

Teaching

Issues in Public Health: obesity; climate change; systems and complexity

Environmental Health Policy: diet and physical activity

Environment, Health & Sustainable Development: built environment, transport and sustainability

Research

Towards a new model of evidence for population health improvement - The Health Foundation

Co-Create - Horizon 2020 (starting summer 2018)

Recent previous projects:

SPOTLIGHT - Sustainable Prevention of Obesity through Integrated Strategies

Evaluation of the GLA Healthy Schools London Programme, NIHR CLAHRC North Thames

Research Area
Complex interventions
Health policy
Health promotion
Research : policy relationship
Science policy
Social and structural determinants of health
Surveillance
Transport
Evaluation
Inequalities
Methodology
Physical activity
Discipline
Epidemiology
Policy analysis
Social Policy
Disease and Health Conditions
Chronic disease
Injuries
Non-communicable diseases
Obesity
Region
Euro area
World

Selected Publications

The need for a complex systems model of evidence for public health.
Rutter, H. ; Savona, N. ; Glonti, K. ; Bibby, J. ; Cummins, S. ; Finegood, D.T. ; Greaves, F. ; Harper, L. ; Hawe, P. ; Moore, L. ; Petticrew, M. ; Rehfuess, E. ; Shiell, A. ; Thomas, J. ; White, M. ;
2017
Lancet
Strengthening of accountability systems to create healthy food environments and reduce global obesity.
Swinburn, B. ; Kraak, V. ; Rutter, H. ; Vandevijvere, S. ; Lobstein, T. ; Sacks, G. ; Gomes, F. ; Marsh, T. ; Magnusson, R. ;
2015
Lancet
Changes in health in England, with analysis by English regions and areas of deprivation, 1990-2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013
Newton, J.N. ; Briggs, A.D. ; Murray, C.J. ; Dicker, D. ; Foreman, K.J. ; Wang, H. ; Naghavi, M. ; Forouzanfar, M.H. ; Ohno, S.L. ; Barber, R.M. ; Vos, T. ; Stanaway, J.D. ; Schmidt, J.C. ; Hughes, A.J. ; Fay, D.F. ; Ecob, R. ; Gresser, C. ; McKee, M. ; Rutter, H. ; Abubakar, I. ; Ali, R. ; Anderson, H.R. ; Banerjee, A. ; Bennett, D.A. ; Bernabé, E. ; Bhui, K.S. ; Biryukov, S.M. ; Bourne, R.R. ; Brayne, C.E. ; Bruce, N.G. ; Brugha, T.S. ; Burch, M. ; Capewell, S. ; Casey, D. ; Chowdhury, R. ; Coates, M.M. ; Cooper, C. ; Critchley, J.A. ; Dargan, P.I. ; Dherani, M.K. ; Elliott, P. ; Ezzati, M. ; Fenton, K.A. ; Fraser, M.S. ; Fürst, T. ; Greaves, F. ; Green, M.A. ; Gunnell, D.J. ; Hannigan, B.M. ; Hay, R.J. ; Hay, S.I. ; Hemingway, H. ; Larson, H.J. ; Looker, K.J. ; Lunevicius, R. ; Lyons, R.A. ; Marcenes, W. ; Mason-Jones, A.J. ; Matthews, F.E. ; Moller, H. ; Murdoch, M.E. ; Newton, C.R. ; Pearce, N. ; Piel, F.B. ; Pope, D. ; Rahimi, K. ; Rodriguez, A. ; Scarborough, P. ; Schumacher, A.E. ; Shiue, I. ; Smeeth, L. ; Tedstone, A. ; Valabhji, J. ; Williams, H.C. ; Wolfe, C.D. ; Woolf, A.D. ; Davis, A.C. ;
2015
Lancet
The appraisal of public health interventions: the use of theory.
Threlfall, A.G. ; Meah, S. ; Fischer, A.J. ; Cookson, R. ; Rutter, H. ; Kelly, M.P. ;
2014
J Public Health (Oxf)
Economic impact of reduced mortality due to increased cycling.
Rutter, H. ; Cavill, N. ; Racioppi, F. ; Dinsdale, H. ; Oja, P. ; Kahlmeier, S. ;
2013
Am J Prev Med
Where next for obesity?
Rutter, H. ;
2011
Lancet
Implications of the foresight obesity system map for solutions to childhood obesity.
Finegood, D.T. ; Merth, T.D. ; Rutter, H. ;
2010
Obesity (Silver Spring)
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