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The funding for NIHR CLAHRC East Midlands ended on September 2019. This page will remain archived.


 Preventing chronic disease (PCD) theme

  • An evaluation of complex interventions designed to increase the uptake of hepatitis C virus infection testing in the East Midlands prison estate, Kathryn Jack
  • Effects of intensive interventions in individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus and microalbuminuria, Muhammad Usman
  • Investigating the acute effect of alternative forms of physical activity in a multi-ethnic population, Cameron Razieh
  • Multimorbidity and life expectancy: role of physical activity, Yogini Chudasama
  • Nicotine replacement therapy for smoking cessation in pregnant women, Ravinder Claire
  • The influence of religious and ethnic belonging on adolescent girls’ sedentary behaviour, Samin Mughal 

Enhancing mental health (EMH) theme

  • Big White Wall, Big Black Box?, Mat Rawsthorne
  • Characteristics, needs and individual experience of older forensic psychiatric patients, Claudio Di Lorito
  • Effectiveness of high-secure forensic care, John Guite 
  • Evaluating the feasibility of Groups4Health to reduce loneliness amongst adults with depression, Laurie Hare Duke
  • What helps and what hinders in early cognitive behaviour therapy interactions, Sam Malins

Implementing evidence and improvement (IEI) theme

  • Cognitive functional therapy for persistent low back pain, Chris Newton
  • Long-term conditions: an expert partnership?, Dr Sarah Brand
  • Navigating care transitions across health, social and third sector care for older people with multimorbidities

  • Understanding issues of the professions in the implementation of first point of contact physiotherapy, Rob Goodwin

Managing chronic disease (MCD) theme

  • Early phosphate intervention mixed methods study, Pearl Pugh 
  • Self-management programme to increase health through physical activity in chronic kidney disease, Heather MacKinnon

Caring for older people and stroke survivors (COPSS) theme

  • Assessment and rehabilitation of post stroke dysphagia, Jacqui Benfield
  • Assessment of rehabilitation potential in frail older people in the acute healthcare setting: a mixed methods study
  • Chair-based exercise programme for older people in community settings, Katie Robinson

  • Conceptualisations of dementia in multi-ethnic communities, Naina Patel