Faculty of Health Sciences and Sport

Projects related to Faculty of Health Sciences and Sport

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SPECTRUM: Shaping Public hEalth poliCies To Reduce IneqUalities and harM
PI: Professor Niamh Fitzgerald
Funded by: Medical Research Council

Chitetetzo: improving adolescent road safety and reducing road traffic collisions
PI: Professor Edward Duncan
Funded by: Medical Research Council

GOALD: Connectivity and Digital Design for Health and Well-being Across Generations, Places and Spaces
PI: Professor Catherine Hennessy
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

TOPSY trial:Treatment Of Prolapse with Self-care pessary
PI: Dr Carol Bugge
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Improving outcomes of out of hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA): applying behavioural science to enhance dispatcher assistance and increase rates of cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
PI: Dr Barbara Farquharson
Funded by: British Heart Foundation

Football Fans and Betting (FFAB): a feasibility study and randomised pilot trial of a group-based intervention to reduce gambling involvement among male football fans
PI: Professor Kate Hunt
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Babybreathe Trial (A randomised controlled trial of a complex intervention to prevent return to smoking postpartum)
PI: Professor Michael Ussher
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Mental Health Promotion and Intervention in Occupational Settings: MENTUPP
PI: Professor Margaret Maxwell
Funded by: European Commission (Horizon 2020)

UKPRP Community of Practice
PI: Professor Niamh Fitzgerald
Funded by: Medical Research Council

COmmunities Facilitating incREasing Smoke-free Homes’ (CO-FRESH)
PI: Dr Sean Semple
Funded by: Medical Research Council

Evaluating Later and Expanded Premises Hours for Alcohol in the Night-time Economy (ELEPHANT)
PI: Professor Niamh Fitzgerald
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Evaluating the impact, effectiveness, and acceptability of statutory controls on alcohol marketing
PI: Dr Nathan Critchlow
Funded by: Society for the Study of Addiction and Institute of Public Health in Ireland

Youth Response to E-cigarettes and Emerging Nicotine Products
PI: Ms Anne Marie MacKintosh
Funded by: Cancer Research UK

Clean the Air Better for Newborns (CABiN): Reducing Exposure to HAP During Pregnancy in Sub-Saharan Africa
PI: Dr Ruaraidh Dobson
Funded by: Academy of Medical Sciences

Governing parental opioid use: a relational ethnography
PI: Professor Anne Whittaker
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Youth Tobacco Policy Survey (YTPS) - Wave 9 (2020)
PI: Ms Anne Marie MacKintosh
Funded by: Cancer Research UK

IRAPS: Interdisciplinary Research into political interest, civil society support and available data to strengthen Alcohol Policy Systems in Brazil and Peru
PI: Professor Niamh Fitzgerald
Funded by: Medical Research Council

Breastfeeding frequency and incidence of type 2 diabetes in women who have had gestational diabetes: a record linkage study
PI: Dr Claire Eades
Funded by: The Carnegie Trust

Perspectives of older couples with a learning disability when one partner has dementia: identifying support needs of carer dyads.
PI: Dr Karen Watchman
Funded by: The Dunhill Medical Trust

Alcohol Harms Framing
PI: Professor Niamh Fitzgerald
Funded by: Alcohol Change UK

From fuel to pot: an interdisciplinary partnership to address the role of solid fuel use in food preparation in the household in Kenya and Malawi.
PI: Dr Isabelle Uny
Funded by: Arts and Humanities Research Council

Long Covid: Amplifying the voices of people with lived experience to improve understanding, support, treatment and education. Share-to-improve: Long Covid experience (COv-VOICES) Study
PI: Professor Kate Hunt
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Understanding the role of alcohol consumption in football cultures (Alcohol FC)
PI: Dr Richard Purves
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Exploring the management of alcohol problems in Deep End general practices in Scotland
PI: Dr Andrea Mohan
Funded by: Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems

Dual Career for Junior Athletes project
PI: Dr Hee Jung Hong
Funded by: European Commission (Horizon 2020)

Impact of coffeeberry ingestion on cognitive function and skill performance following exercise-induced fatigue
PI: Professor Stuart Galloway
Funded by: PepsiCo Inc

Influence of coffeeberry extract on soccer specific skill performance during simulated soccer match play in academy football players
PI: Professor Stuart Galloway
Funded by: PepsiCo Inc

Evaluation of the Greater Manchester Smoke Free Pregnancy Programme
PI: Professor Michael Ussher
Funded by: Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership

Methods of assessing perinatal anxiety: The acceptability, effectiveness and feasibility of different approaches
PI: Professor Helen Cheyne
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Outpatient cervical ripening for induction of labour
PI: Professor Helen Cheyne
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Understanding the contextual factors that impact on the effective provision of opiate substitution therapy (OST) and needle and syringe programmes (NSP) in the UK: a multi-method study and realist evaluation of what works, for whom and under what circumstances
PI: Professor Catriona Matheson
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Improving our understanding of e-cigarette and refill packaging in the UK (E-PACKS): How is it used for product promotion, how is it perceived by consumers, and could it be changed to discourage youth while encouraging adult smokers to quit?
PI: Dr Crawford Moodie
Funded by: Cancer Research UK

Non-communicable lung disease in Kenya: from burden and early life determinants to participatory inter-disciplinary solutions (Tupumue)
PI: Dr Heather Price
Funded by: Medical Research Council

Impact of omega (ω)-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 PUFA) upon muscle health/function
PI: Professor Stuart Galloway
Funded by: Nutricia Research Foundation

Soccer PDP KTP
PI: Professor Angus Hunter
Funded by: Innovate UK and SoccerPDP Ltd

Examining the Nature of Sponsorship Relations for Professional Football Teams in Countries with Varied Restrictions on Alcohol Marketing: An Open-source Audit
PI: Dr Richard Purves
Funded by: Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems

Tensiomiography Project
PI: Professor Angus Hunter
Funded by: Sportscotland

Pistachios as a recovery food following rigorous exercise in trained athletes
PI: Professor Stuart Galloway
Funded by: American Pistachio Growers

A meta-ethnography of how children and young people with chronic non-cancer pain and their families experience and understand their condition, pain services and treatments
PI: Dr Emma France
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Parent Burnout in Youth Sport
PI: Dr Kacey Neely
Funded by: Tennis Scotland

Trends and Inequalities in Prescribing for Alcohol Dependence in Scotland (TRIPADS)
PI: Professor Niamh Fitzgerald
Funded by: Alcohol Research UK

An exploration of the characteristics, perceptions and experiences of drink drivers in England and Scotland
PI: Dr Isabelle Uny
Funded by: Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety

Improving the mental health of farmers: preferences and feasibility for community based supports.
PI: Professor Margaret Maxwell
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Ambulance Call-Outs to Drug Overdoses in Scotland: Patterns and Practice
PI: Professor Niamh Fitzgerald
Funded by: Scottish Government

Alcohol Research Network (ACORN) UK/ROI
PI: Professor Niamh Fitzgerald
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

HLA Genotyping of Saliva Samples
PI: Dr Colin Moran
Funded by: University of Glasgow

The Impact of Minimum Unit Pricing of Alcohol on Ambulance Call-outs in Scotland (IMPAACT)
PI: Professor Niamh Fitzgerald
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Limiting virus transmission during a Sporting Mega Event: COVID 19 and UEFA EURO 2020
PI: Dr Richard Purves
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Evaluation of an Equine Assisted Learning Programme for School Children and Young People
PI: Professor Jayne Donaldson
Funded by: Equitots Lanarkshire Community Interest Group

Protecting those who care for us: domiciliary workers and exposure to second-hand smoke (stage 1)
PI: Dr Sean Semple
Funded by: The Colt Foundation

What is the longer-term response of smokers and ex-smokers to standardised packaging and how does standardised packaging impact on health inequalities? Adult Tobacco Policy Survey Wave 3
PI: Dr Crawford Moodie
Funded by: Department of Health

Improving Maternal Mental Health in South East Asia through assets based approaches
PI: Professor Margaret Maxwell
Funded by: Medical Research Council

SCENIC: Surmounting COVID Challenges, Experiences of Nurses in Charge
PI: Dr Kathleen Stoddart
Funded by: NHS Lothian and NHS Grampian

Alcohol Marketing Restrictions: Learning from International Implementation - Case Study Interviews
PI: Dr Richard Purves
Funded by: Alcohol Focus Scotland

M:X consultancy
PI: Professor Stuart Galloway
Funded by: Mix Innovations Ltd

Building capacity for applied research to reduce tobacco-related harm in low and middle income countries
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Funded by: Medical Research Council

Developing a behavioural intervention to increase lay-people's intentions to initiate CPR in the event of Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest (OHCA)
PI: Dr Barbara Farquharson
Funded by: Medical Research Council

MyFamily MySmoke: Protecting my family from second-hand smoke: let’s get it right outside.
PI: Dr Sean Semple
Funded by: The British Council

Rapid Evaluation and Modelling of Changes in Personal Exposure to the Particulate Air Pollution (PM2.5) During the Response to the Covid-19 Epidemic in the United Kingdom
PI: Dr Sean Semple
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

British Academy Writing Workshop (Global Challenges Research Fund)
PI: Dr Karen Watchman
Funded by: The British Academy

Transitions to more harmful forms of gambling during Covid-19 pandemic: behaviours and targeted marketing in young people and bettors on sport
PI: Professor Kate Hunt
Funded by: UK Research and Innovation

Tender Distress Brief Intervention
PI: Professor Edward Duncan
Funded by: Scottish Government

DBI COVID study
PI: Professor Edward Duncan
Funded by: Scottish Government

Creating Safe Handover Systems In Pre-Hospital Care
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Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Gordon Aikman MND Scholarship
PI: Professor Edward Duncan
Funded by: Scottish Government and MND Scotland

Perinatal Mental Health Assessment and Treatment: an evidence Synthesis and Conceptual Framework of Barriers and Facilitators to Implementation
PI: Professor Helen Cheyne
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

An international analysis of organisational support for eSports players’ mental health and physical activity
PI: Dr Hee Jung Hong
Funded by: International Olympic Committee

Improving Effectiveness of Nicotine Replacement Therapy for Smoking Cessation in Pregnancy
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Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Monitoring and Evaluation Manual for Sport-for-Employability Programmes
PI: Mr John Taylor
Funded by: European Commission (Horizon 2020)

Home BP monitoring in pregnancy - Covid 19
PI: Professor Helen Cheyne
Funded by: Scottish Government

Helping Pregnant Smokers Quit: Multi-centre RCT of electronic Cigarettes vs Usual Care
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Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Scotland's Census 2021 External Methodology Assurance Panels
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Funded by: National Records of Scotland

A two-arm parallel group individually randomised Prison Pilot study of a male Remand Alcohol Intervention for Self-efficacy Enhancement: the APPRAISE study
PI: Professor Kate Hunt
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Global Health Research Group on Addressing Smokeless Tobacco and building Research capacity in south Asia (ASTRA) at the University of York
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Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

EXILENS - Exploring the Impact of Alcohol Licensing in England and Scotland
PI: Professor Niamh Fitzgerald
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Impacts of e-cigarette regulation via the EU Tobacco Products Directive on young people's use of e-cigarettes: a natural experiment
PI: Ms Jennifer McKell
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Developing an adapted parent-youth teamwork intervention to improve medication adherence among adolescents with asthma: a feasibility study
PI: Dr Pamela Rackow
Funded by: Medical Research Council

Using Game Theory to assess the effects of social norms and social networks on adolescent smoking in schools: a proof of concept study
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Funded by: Medical Research Council

Adult Smokers' Perceptions of pack inserts with positive messaging: A naturalistic study
PI: Dr Crawford Moodie
Funded by: Cancer Research UK

Partnership funding with Cancer Research UK for the Cessation in Pregnancy Incentives Trial (CPIT): A multi-centre phase III Randomised Controlled trial.
PI: Ms Jennifer McKell
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Assessing the impact of Minimum Unit Pricing on Homeless and Street Drinkers: A qualitative study
PI: Professor Anne Whittaker
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

PRoGRAM-A Preventing gambling related harm in adolescents: developing a peer-led, social network Intervention
PI: Dr Catherine Best
Funded by: Medical Research Council

Using Behavioural Science To Improve The Effectiveness Of Telephone-Assisted CPR
PI: Dr Barbara Farquharson
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Clinical Academic Careers for Scotland
PI: Professor Margaret Maxwell
Funded by: Scottish Government

Dehydration and Muscle: GSSI
PI: Professor Stuart Galloway
Funded by: PepsiCo Inc

A Randomised Control Trial to Assess the Impact of a Lifestyle Intervention in Women attending NHS breast screening clinics
PI: Ms Martine Stead
Funded by: Scottish Government

Improving outcomes for children and families affected by paternal substance misuse: A feasibility study of the parents under pressure programme for fathers
PI: Professor Anne Whittaker
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Analysis of the 2019 Youth Alcohol Policy Survey
PI: Ms Anne Marie MacKintosh
Funded by: Cancer Research UK

Novel wellbeing interventions for newly diagnosed cancer patients
PI: Dr Niels Vollaard
Funded by: The Nuffield Foundation

Cessation in Pregnancy Incentives Trial (CPIT): A phase III Randomised Controlled Trial
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Funded by: Cancer Research UK

Improving the prehospital identification and care for people presenting with query COVID 19 symptoms
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Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Ambulance call-outs for psychiatric emergencies during the COVID-19 pandemic
PI: Dr Josie Evans
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Examining policy options to manage the impact of Covid-19 restrictions on licensed premises and ambulance-call outs in Scotland
PI: Professor Niamh Fitzgerald
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

The Role of E-cigarettes in the Implementation of Smokefree Prisons and Ongoing Management
PI: Professor Kate Hunt
Funded by: Cancer Research UK

Mothers and Postnatal (MAP) Care at Blacktown Hospital
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Funded by: New South Wales Ministry of Health

COVID19 social distancing effects on social engagement, loneliness, wellbeing and physical activity in Scottish older adults, and an exploration of potential ameliorating strategies.
PI: Professor Anna Whittaker
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Novel Workplace Interventions in Protecting Healthcare Workers from Virus Infection
PI: Dr Sean Semple
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

The NeSCi Study - Neonatal Unit Smoking Cessation Intervention Development
PI: Professor Michael Ussher
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Qualitative synthesis of values and preferences on treatment of persisting pain in children
PI: Dr Emma France
Funded by: World Health Organisation

Evaluating Possible Intended and Unintended Consequences of the Implementation
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Funded by: National Institute for Health Research