Psychology

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Agency, Rationality, and Epistemic Defeat
PI: Dr Giacomo Melis
Funded by: Medical Research Council

Co-production of an intervention promoting preconception health and reducing childhood obesity in deprived areas of Scotland
PI: Dr Sinead Currie
Funded by: Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity

Vaccines against AMR in Aquaculture
PI: Dr Margaret Crumlish
Funded by: International Development Research Centre

Digital Health: Optimuscle - Improving health outcomes through the optimisation of muscle function
PI: Dr Wendy Maltinsky
Funded by: Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

On-organ sensing for bowel monitoring - a bottom up approach
PI: Dr Wendy Maltinsky
Funded by: Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

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

Community pharmacy: Highlighting Alcohol use in Medication aPpointments (CHAMP-1) research programme
PI: Professor Ronan O'Carroll
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Identifying novel markers of concealed face recognition
PI: Dr Ailsa Millen
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

MAP Behaviour Change: Competency Based Training in Individual Level Support for Behaviour Change for Nurse-Leads in St Helena
PI: Dr Vivien Swanson
Funded by: The Burdett Trust for Nursing

The impact of COVID-19 Fear: evidence to inform social, health and economic recovery - a Healthy Ageing In Scotland (HAGIS) study
PI: Dr Elaine Douglas
Funded by: UK Research and Innovation

Remembering to remember: What techniques can be used to improve prospective memory in individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)?
PI: Dr Catherine Grainger
Funded by: Academy of Medical Sciences

Individual Differences in Holistic processing
PI: Dr Stephen Langton
Funded by: Experimental Psychology Society

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

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

Dissociating the Effects of Age and Schooling on Neurocognitive Development
PI: Dr Eva Rafetseder
Funded by: Jacobs Foundation

Increasing Medication Adherence Among adults with Atrial Fibrillation: a MRC complex intervention framework development and feasibility study
PI: Professor Ronan O'Carroll
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

FACERVM - Face Matching
PI: Professor Peter Hancock
Funded by: Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

The Efficacy of a Post-Partum Physical Development Programme
PI: Dr Sinead Currie
Funded by: BAE Systems

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

The Cog in the Ratchet: Illuminating the Cognitive Mechanisms Generating Human Cumulative Culture
PI: Professor Christine Anna Caldwell
Funded by: European Commission (Horizon 2020)

Increasing uptake of bowel cancer screening: development of a planning support tool
PI: Professor Ronan O'Carroll
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

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

Spatial orientation and the brain: identifying the link between neural representations of direction and location
PI: Professor Paul Dudchenko
Funded by: Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council

How can we explain impairments in executive functioning? The role of chronic pain and social context during adolescence.
PI: Dr Line Caes
Funded by: The Royal Society of Edinburgh

Infant Brain Health in India: Assessing and Enhancing Working Memory Capacity via a Neurobehavioral Toolkit
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Funded by: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

HPIT Supervision
PI: Dr Sinead Currie
Funded by: NHS Education for Scotland

Augmented Reality: A Step Change in Memory for Faces
PI: Dr Jamie Murray
Funded by: The Carnegie Trust

Promoting smoking cessation during pregnancy: a combined feasibility and pilot trial of a theory-based intervention using narrative, images and embedded behaviour change techniques, delivered via text-messaging
PI: Professor Helen Cheyne
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Personalised Risk Information and its Impact on Informed Choice and Intention to Undergo Colonoscopy in the Scottish Bowel Screening Programme
PI: Professor Ronan O'Carroll
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Study to Examine Physiological Processes in Suicidal Ideation and Behaviour (STEPPS)
PI: Professor Ronan O'Carroll
Funded by: U.S. Army Medical Research & Materiel Command

Towards a better understanding of mirror-symmetry in human vision
PI: Dr Elena Gheorghiu
Funded by: The Wellcome Trust

Elucidating the role of colour in shape processing in human vision
PI: Dr Elena Gheorghiu
Funded by: The Leverhulme Trust

A Brief School-Based Intervention To Reduce Sunburn In Adolescence: A Feasibility Study
PI: Professor Ronan O'Carroll
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

On the acquisition of counterfactual reasoning and ensuing abilities
PI: Dr Eva Rafetseder
Funded by: German Research Foundation

EEG and Future Innovations
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Funded by: The Scottish Institute of Sport Foundation

Canada-UK Foundation Travel Award
PI: Dr Line Caes
Funded by: Canada-UK Foundation

The Cognitive requirements of cumulative culture: experiments with typically developing and autistic people
PI: Professor Christine Anna Caldwell
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Bridging the gap in recognition memory between unknown and known faces
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Funded by: Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council

Engaging Industry to develop best practice for laboratory-housed dogs, improving welfare and quality of scientific output
PI: Professor Hannah Buchanan-Smith
Funded by: Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council

Development of Interventions to reduce patient delay with symptoms of Acute Coronary Syndrome: identifying optimal content and mode of delivery
PI: Dr Barbara Farquharson
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Provision of Supervision for Health Psychologists in Training
PI: Professor Ronan O'Carroll
Funded by: NHS Education for Scotland

Developing a brief school-based psycho-educational intervention to promote sun-safe behaviours in Scottish adolescents
PI: Dr Stephan Dombrowski
Funded by: Teenage Cancer Trust

LivingWell- a feasibility study to assess the impact of a lifestyle intervention in people attending family history clinics with an increased risk of colorectal or breast cancer.
PI: Ms Martine Stead
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Validating reward-related behaviour for welfare assessment, and improving welfare through increased predictability of events
PI: Professor Hannah Buchanan-Smith
Funded by: National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement & Reduction of Animals in Research

The Macaque Website
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Funded by: National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement & Reduction of Animals in Research

A pilot telephone intervention to increase uptake of Breast Cancer Screening in socially deprived areas of NHS Tayside
PI: Professor Ronan O'Carroll
Funded by: NHS Tayside

Cancer as a catalyst for change? Extent and predictors of changes in diet, physical activity and tobacco use after colorectal cancer diagnosis
PI: Dr Gill Hubbard
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

TreatWELL – a feasibility study to assess the delivery of a lifestyle intervention for colorectal cancer patients undergoing potentially curative treatment
PI: Ms Martine Stead
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

The Use of Cardiac rehabilitation services to aid the recovery of colorectal
PI: Dr Gill Hubbard
Funded by: National Institute for Health Research

Is there ill in the pill? Exploring social consequences of partner choice while using hormonal contraception
PI: Professor Craig Roberts
Funded by: The British Academy

A randomised controlled trial of a brief psychological intervention to increase the uptake of colorectal cancer screening in Scotland
PI: Professor Ronan O'Carroll
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Orienting of Visual Attention in Response to Naturalistic Dynamic Shifts of Another's Gaze
PI: Dr Stephen Langton
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Working together to support active living and well being in the health promoting health service - feasibility trial to reduce breast cancer risk factors
PI: Professor Ronan O'Carroll
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

The Macaque Website
PI: Professor Hannah Buchanan-Smith
Funded by: Medical Research Council

A 3d psychological face database and tools
PI: Professor Peter Hancock
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

A randomised controlled trial to test if a simple anticipate regret manipulation leads to significant increase in organ donor registrations
PI: Professor Ronan O'Carroll
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Cross-Situational Learning in Children
PI: Dr Andrew Smith
Funded by: The British Academy

Optimised suicide prevention programs and their implementation on Europe
PI: Professor Margaret Maxwell
Funded by: European Commission (Horizon 2020)

Royal Society International Joint Project
PI: Professor Craig Roberts
Funded by: Royal Society

Improving Adherence to Medication in Stroke Survivors (IAMMS); Pilot Study
PI: Professor Ronan O'Carroll
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

A brief intervention to increase walking in patients with peripheral arterial disease: long term follow-up
PI: Professor Ronan O'Carroll
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

The Development of Children's Gaze Perception
PI: Dr Stephen Langton
Funded by: The British Academy

A Multi-Method Assessment of Barriers to Breastfeeding in Obese Women
PI: Dr Vivien Swanson
Funded by: NHS Health Scotland

An experimental approach to studying cultural variation and convergence
PI: Professor Christine Anna Caldwell
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Parents' Linguistic, Acoustic, and Non-Verbal Cues for Toddler-Directed Pretence and Humour
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Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Implicit attitudes as barriers to registration as an organ donor
PI: Professor Ronan O'Carroll
Funded by: The British Academy

The Link Between Laboratory Primate Welfare and the Quality of Science
PI: Professor Hannah Buchanan-Smith
Funded by: Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council

Consequences of Using Hormonal contraception during Partner Choice
PI: Professor Craig Roberts
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Cinema for Primates
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Funded by: The Arts Catalyst

Functional role of second order processing in binocular vision
PI: Dr Ross Goutcher
Funded by: Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council

Recognising Prototypes from natural and dynamic sources of facial variation: the role of identity and continuity
PI: Professor Peter Hancock
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

A brief pre-trial intervention pilot study of a postcard intervention to reduce repetition of hospital treated self-harm
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Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Self-Monitoring Behaviour and its Association with Glycaemic Control Among Non Insulin Treated Patients with Type 2 Diabetes
PI: Dr Josie Evans
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

The Development of Mental Imagery
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Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Positive reinforcement training for primates
PI: Professor Hannah Buchanan-Smith
Funded by: Universities Federation for Animal Welfare

Integration of contour Information in human vision.
PI: Professor Roger Watt
Funded by: The Leverhulme Trust

Video demonstrations, speed and observational learning in capuchin monkeys
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Funded by: The Carnegie Trust

Cognitive load in face-to-face interactions: Evidence from neurodevelopmental disorders
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Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Cognitive Load in Face to Face Interactions
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Funded by: Northumbria University

Chimpcam: How do chimpanzees see their world?
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Funded by: Burning Gold Productions

Do Young Children Understand Pictures as Representational?
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Funded by: The British Academy

The Role of Psychological factors in predicting short-term outcome following suicidal behaviour
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Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Evolutionary Approaches to Face Perception
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Funded by: Royal Society

The Acoustic Features of parents' pretence and humorous toddler-directed speech
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Funded by: The British Academy

Social Exclusion and Working Memory Performance
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Funded by: The British Academy

Dignity & respect in residential care - issues for black and minority ethnic groups
PI: Professor Alison Bowes
Funded by: Department of Health

The Influence and Fixation Duration and the Velocity of Gaze Shift on Observer's Visual Attention
PI: Dr Stephen Langton
Funded by: The Carnegie Trust

Evaluation of the Paediatric Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (pHADS)
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Funded by: GL Assesment

Clackmannanshire Mild to Moderate Mental Health Pilot
PI: Dr Vivien Swanson
Funded by: Forth Valley NHS Board

Delay of Gratification in New World Monkeys
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Funded by: The Great British Sasakawa Foundation

The 17th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Philosophy and Psychology
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Funded by: Royal Society

Visualisation tools for effective face image matching
PI: Professor Peter Hancock
Funded by: Department for Business, Innovation & Skills

A pilot study of psychological factors affecting adherence to disease modifying treatments for multiple sclerosis
PI: Nicola Gray
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

European Health Psychology Society 23rd Annual Conference 2009
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Funded by: The British Academy

GB Sasakawa Foundation Travel Grant
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Funded by: The Great British Sasakawa Foundation

Disentangling the work memory impairment in children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and oppositional behaviour problems
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Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Casual Modelling of Mobility Disability.
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Funded by: Medical Research Council

Decision making for people with dementia and caregivers.
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Funded by: Joseph Rowntree Foundation

Lifestyle and coping survey in Northern Ireland
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Funded by: Department of Health

Development and Delivery of Communication Skills and Behavioural Change Course for Health Professionals in Diabetes Care
PI: Dr Vivien Swanson
Funded by: NHS Grampian