Comments about SHEU

  • "I have never looked at myself in this way before." Pupil

    Pupil
  • "On behalf of all the health promoters in Scotland I would like to say a big thank to you and your colleagues for your excellent work over the years. This includes not only your survey work but your role as a visiting examiner in Scotland and adviser on course development."
    Tribute from a Health Commissioner to John Balding, presented at his retirement lunch, May 2005

    Health Commissioner
  • "Your work in developing the Health Related Behaviour Survey was ground breaking and has continued to evolve." Tribute from a Director of Public Health to John Balding, presented at his retirement lunch, May 2005

  • "The children found the survey very interesting and enjoyed doing it." Class Teacher

    Class teacher
  • "Our use of the Health-Related Behaviour Questionnaire was commended as part of our accreditation for the National Healthy Schools Scheme." Headteacher

  • "SHEU data proved the best source of the kind of information we were looking for (...) to provide research support to the National Healthy Schools Programme." 

    Department of Health
  • "I very much value the contribution the Health Related Behaviour Survey has made to the public health agenda and feel confident it will continue to do so." Tribute from a Director of Public Health to John Balding, presented at his retirement lunch, May 2005

    Director of Public Health
  • "The Schools Health Education Unit is the jewel in the crown of the Health Education Authority." Major General Sir John Acland 1928 - 2006

    Major General Sir John Acland
  • "The service you provide is of national significance." Health Development Agency

    Health Development Agency
  • "I really appreciate the professional service which SHEU offers.  We have had a great experience working with Angela on the school surveys." 

    Health Improvement Specialist

Comments about research links

"Your research emails are really beneficial to our students."

Sixth Form College Senior Tutor

"The simple email-with-links-system works well for me and the links are extremely relevant for my line of work. I use the information to keep up to date with current health issues and research."

Healthy Schools Advisor

"I glean so much useful information from the research emails."

PSHE Manager

"The Pastoral Team greatly value the up to date information that we receive from SHEU."

Vice Principal

"I find the research emails an invaluable source for keeping up-to-date with developments within the field."

Senior Lecturer

"The emails are useful for me to keep an eye open for relevant research. Please keep them coming!"

Joint Commissioning Manager

"... your health and wellbeing research links are always included in our PSHE network newsletter which goes out every half term to all our schools and colleges."

Principal Public Health Officer

"Please continue to send this bulletin it is very useful."

"We find them very useful for up to date news on resources and publications in young people research."

Public Health Intelligence Manager

"The (research emails) always contain something I find interesting."

School Health Advisor