Does childhood obesity hinder human capital development?

This project aims to establish the causal pathways that link childhood obesity to human capital development and social outcomes.

Implementation of Redthread’s hospital-based Youth Violence Intervention Programme in the Midlands to care for young people affected by violence

This project will support young people who attend hospital because of a violence-related injury in Nottingham and Birmingham, and aims to empower young people to lead healthy, productive lives away from cycles of violence and criminality.

Research to support an inquiry into young people’s future health prospects

This project is a quantitative analysis of available data to map the social determinants of health in today’s young people and assess their influence on future health trajectories.

Person-centred care for children with asthma using non-health care community resources: The SCORE Programme

This project aims to empower children with asthma to understand their condition, self-manage it and participate in physical activities.

Sing and Say: web-based language stimulation activities for children with craniofacial anomalies

This project aimed to stimulate language learning for children with delayed language development who have limited access to local speech and language therapy services.

Engagement to understand young people’s health prospects

An engagement exercise with young people to understand their perceptions and experiences of the foundations of a healthy life.

‘In Control’: Awareness for adolescents with asthma and their peers

CLAHRC Child Health project led by a team at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, funded by NIHR-CLAHRC. Research among London secondary school children has highlighted a clear problem with asthma control and medicine adherence. This proje...

Structured learning programme for paediatric type 1 diabetes patients

This project introduced a structured learning programme to teach core diabetes knowledge to children with type 1 diabetes and their families, empowering them to self-manage their condition.

Intensive behavioural intervention to improve sleep in vulnerable children

North west England
This project aimed to help improve the physical and mental health of sleep-deprived families.

A community-based early warning tool for infants with complex heart conditions

This project tested an early warning tool as part of home monitoring of infants with complex congenital heart disease.