Current grants

October 21

Anna Davies, Investigating issues of low dose aspirin nonadherence in underserved women; £20000. Southmead Hospital Charity

September 2021

Holt N, Buser M, McClymont K, Bushell J, Mytton J, Tran T. Scoping the barriers to, and benefits of, engagement with the visual arts for young people who identify as BAME. £9975. Sept 2021 to July 2022. UWE FET/HAS Connecting Research Grant Scheme 

May 2021

Medical Research Council. Mental Health and Incontinence. £646,349. Joinson C (PI), Heron J, Fraser A, Tilling K, Palmer T, Drake M, Cornish R, Cotterill N, Spray C, Wright A. 1 Oct 2021 - 30 Jun 2024

M Lyttle, J Mytton, M Barnes, H McLeod, MT Redanial, J Savovic, L Scott. Evaluation of ICON to prevent instances of Abusive Head Trauma (AHT) in infants. £299,627. 2021-2023. NIHR Policy Research Programme (Ref NIHR202469).

April 2021

Anna Davies, Lynch M, Burden C. Healthcare professionals’ perceptions of the stillbirth and neonatal death post-mortem consent process and findings – a qualitative study (£24,990) David Telling Trust

Anna Pease, Jenny Ingram, Peter Blair, Karen Patrick, Peter Fleming. NIHR Research for Patient Benefit Competition 42. Preventing Sudden Unexpected Deaths in Infancy: an assessment and planning tool for families at increased risk. 15 Months. £144,678.00

Anna Pease and Pete Blair have been awarded a Tier 3 RfPB NIHR grant (£145k) to develop a Safe Infant Sleep Tool.

March 2021

Tom Allport QR SPF funding from Brigstow Institute, Jenny Ingram sharing PI: Find Your Village: involving children and young people from ethnically diverse backgrounds in improvements to local neighbourhood geography.£7982 

Emma Anderson PI; Co-apps: Amberly Brigden, Anna Davies, Emily Shepherd, Jenny Ingram. Elizabeth Blackwell Institute/ Quality-Related Strategic Priorities Fund (QR SPF), UKRI Research EnglandPregnant in a Pandemic (Pip) Study follow-up: maternal vaccines substudy (01/12/2020 to 30/03/2021) £1000
Horizon 2020 European Research Council PI: Stephan Lewandowski. Consortium partners: University of Bristol (Lead) (UK), University of Erfurt (Germany), University of Cambridge (UK), University of Turku (Finland), Southeastern Health Regional Observatory (France), University of Coimbra (Portugal). UoB Co-apps: Adam Finn, Emma Anderson, Marion Roderick, Harriet Fisher. ‘Playing jiu-jitsu with misinformation in the age of COVID: Using refutation-based learning to enhance vaccine uptake and knowledge among healthcare professionals and the public (JITSUVAX), (01/04/2021-31/03/2024). 3.1 million euros.

February 2021

Roxanne Parslow: Royal United Hospitals Bath Research Capability Funding. Preparation of an RfPB Grant Application. 01/01/2021- 31/07/2021 (£6,744.48).

Jenny Ingram and Lucy Beasant: 2021- 2022 (16 months). FLASH: Implementation of flash glucose monitoring in four paediatric diabetes clinics – before and after study to produce real world evidence of patient benefit. £145,017. NIHR RfPB.. PI R Kandiyali, Jenny Ingram, Lucy Beasant.

Jenny Ingram: 2021 (9 months) CoCCO: Covid-19 Clinician’s Cohort qualitative study. Assessing the needs and treatment preferences of frontline clinicians. £19757. Southmead Hospital Charity. Jo Daniels (Bath), Jenny Ingram, Elaine Wainwright (Bath Spa), Lali Iyadurai, Edd Carlton (NBT).

Esther Crawley: Sanofi: Exploring the prevalence of Pompe’s disease in patients diagnosed with CFS/ME: £550,000

Jean Golding, Kate Northstone, Yasmin Iles-Caven, Carol Joinson, Abigail Fraser & Matthew Suderman (Joint PIs). Religious belief, health and disease: a family perspective. II. The follow-up and analyses.  John Templeton Foundation 61917. £7,986,970.  2021-2026. 
Stevenson Terence PI. Crawley Esther Co-A. Non-hospitalised Children & young people (CYP) with Long Covid (The CLoCk Study). £1.35 million

December 2020 

Jean Golding, Kate Northstone, Yasmin Iles-Caven, Carol Joinson, Abigail Fraser & Matthew Suderman (Joint PIs). Religious belief, health and disease: a family perspective. II. The follow-up and analyses.  John Templeton Foundation 61917. £7,986,970.  2021-2026.

Emma Anderson (PI), Amberly Brigden, Anna Davies, Jenny Ingram, Emily Shepherd, Adam Finn: Pregnant in a Pandemic (PiP) Study - maternal vaccine attitudes. Elizabeth Blackwell Institute, UoB, with funding from QR SPF (Quality-Related Strategic Priorities Fund), UKRI Research England. (£1,000) Dec 2020-Feb 2021

Cathy Williams (PI) NIHR - Cerebral Visual Impairment in primary school age children: prevalence, impact and effectiveness of support.  £900,000 (2015 – 2020).  Extension award in December for approx. £81k

October 2020

Jenny Ingram: 2020 – 2023: (3 years) ABA-feed: Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of Assets-based feeding help before and after birth for improving breastfeeding initiation and continuation. £1,787,790. NIHR Public Health Research Programme; CI: Prof Kate Jolly (Birmingham), Jenny Ingram and co-applicants at 5 UK Universities.

Emma Anderson MAternal Vaccination In the NHS (MAVIS) Study: A mixed methods approach to improving antenatal immunisation rates, focusing on pertussis. NIHR doctoral research fellowship. Supervisors: Christie Cabral, Pete Blair, Adam Finn, Jenny Ingram. (£437,103). Jan 2021-Dec 2024   

September 2020
Anna Pease has been granted a 3.5 month extension to her current funding, worth £16,363.

Anderson E.  RCF - ReCLAME  Study - Researching CBT and the Lightning Process for Adolescents with ME/CFS - Preparation of an RfPB Grant Application.  Bath Royal United Hospital 1/09/2020 to 11/09/2020 (£4,840).

June 2020
Buser M, Brannlund E, Holt N, Mytton J, Penrhyn Jones S, Leeson L. The art of healing in Kashmir; how creative activities can support child wellbeing in areas of conflict. £125,765. 2020-2021. AHRC GCRF Urgency Grant (Ref AH/V004263/1) 

March 2020

Emma Anderson (PI), Amberly Brigden, Anna Davies, Jenny Ingram: The Pregnant in a Pandemic (PiP) Study: Helping pregnant women adhere to behavioural restrictionsElizabeth Blackwell Institute Rapid Response Call (COVID-19). £4,797.

January 2020

Caroline Taylor: 2020- 2025 (60 months). PEAR: Pregnancy, the Environment And nutRition: a mixed methods. Improving the diet of pregnant women. £1,190,296. MRC Fellowship, Research Fellow: Caroline Taylor.

Toity Deave, Professor Candy McCabe (PI) and Dr Nicky Cotterill, (all UWE) have been granted £49,571 from the CRN West of England to build capacity in early career researchers in nursing and midwifery. This will fund 3 interns for 12 months and they have applied for one within the Children's Hospital, one in NBT and one in Bath, each supported by one of them over that period. 

 Julie Mytton: NIHR Global Health Research Group on Nepal Injury Research Extension Award. £499,637. 2020-2021. NIHR Global Health Research Programme

November 2019 

Anna Pease will be conducting a National Child Safeguarding Practice Systematic Literature Review into Sudden Unexplained Death of Infants (SUDI) in families where the children are considered to be at risk of significant harm. The team members are Dr Anna Pease PI, Prof Peter Fleming PI,Prof Peter Blair, Prof Debbie Watson (at the school of Policy Studies UoB ),Dr Joanna Garstang at U of Warwick ,Dr Cathy Ellis at U of Newcastle. Total grant £24,357. 

October 2019

John Templeton Foundation.  Religious belief, health and disease: a family perspective.  I. Data collection.  PI. Jean Golding.  2019-2021, USD 234,800. 

September 2019 

National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Research for Patient Benefit (RfPB) Programme: £149,000. Measuring Health in Children with CFS/ME: Refinement, application and evaluation of new PROM (PEACH) in routine practice. Esther Crawley and Roxanne Parslow. February 2020-2022

NIHR. Applied Research Collaborations West. £8,999,999. PI John Macleod and Esther Crawley. Theme lead for Child health. Oct 2019 – 2024 

British Burns Association (BBA SafeTea- a multimedia campaign to prevent scalds to young children from hot drinks. £12,169 ) A Emond, A Kemp, V Bennett.   2019-2020. 

Sands Research Fund, Development of a core outcomes set and identification of outcome measurement tools to improve care and research after stillbirth and neonatal death. £39,954.68, Bakhbakhi D, Burden C, Odd D, Fraser A, Siassakos, D, Hinton M, Lynch M, Merriel A, Timlin L, Davies A, Duffy J, Webbe J, Mullin S (2019)

July 2019

NIHR RfPB. CoolCuddle” study: Do parents cuddling babies undergoing cooling therapy for hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy (HIE) affect the cooling process or intensive care? Refinement and evaluation of an intervention protocol. £149,000. E. Chakkarapani, J. Ingram, D. Odd, M. Thoresen, P. Fleming, P. Blair.

Early career research grant "Human Milk: Bodies, Boundaries and Barriers", Bioethics, Biolaw & Biosociety Research Strand of the Elizabeth Blackwell Institute, University of Bristol. £2000. Roxanne Parslow, Anna Pease, Suzanne Doyle Guilloud.

June 2019

Open Data Institute and the Centre for Agriculture and Bioscience International. Value of Data Governance. $25,000. July to December 2019. Felix Ritchie, Damian Whittard, Julie Mytton, Peter Case, Sara Stevano, Susan Newman, Lotta Takala-Greenish and Jonathan Nyengam

May 2019

Above & Beyond, National Child Death Registry Pilot Work. £49,769.00. April 2019 to October 2020. Peter Fleming & Peter Blair.

NIHR RfPB. Feasibility study for a randomized controlled trial comparing early prescription of near vision glasses against current standard of care for infants with perinatal brain injury. £249,905 Start 1/7/2019 for 24 months. PI Richard Bowman, Co-app Cathy Williams

National Eye Research Centre (NERC). Can handheld optical coherence tomography improve risk prediction for ROP? £69,748.46. Start 1/8/19 for 3 years. PI Prof I Gottlob (Univ of Leicester), co-app Cathy Williams
National Eye Research Centre (NERC). Is there a causal association between insulin signalling and myopia pathogenesis? £69,039. Start 1/10/19 for 3 years. PI Ms Denize Atan, co-apps Cathy Williams

February 2019

British Heart Foundation Career Re-Entry Research Fellowship, Childhood diet qualirt and cardiometabolic outcomes in ALSPAC. £172,563 G Buckland

January 2019

Ensuring financial assurance for the Nepal Injurt Research Centre programme. National Institute for Health Research. £6970, Mytton J 2019-2020

UoB Brigstow Institute for Refugee resilience narrative - feasibility work with Bristol Somali Community. Allport T, £6380

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