Researcher, University of Oxford

Colin Mitchell is a researcher in the British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group at the University of Oxford. His research investigates the role of law in the prevention of NCDs, with a focus on the powers and limits of local government to address obesity and reduce harm from tobacco and alcohol.

Experience

  • 2009–present
    Researcher, British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group, University of Oxford

Education

  • 2013 
    University of Oxford, MSt Legal Research
  • 2007 
    University of Cambridge, BA Law

Publications

  • 2011
    Assessing the options for local government to use legal approaches to combat obesity in the UK; putting theory into practice, Obesity Reviews