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17/63 GHR Call 2 Groups selection panel committee meeting minutes 2018 Day 2

 

Contents

Meeting

Global Health Research Programme - Call 2 Groups Selection Panel Committee Meeting Day 2

 

Date

01 February 2018

 

Place

Danubius Hotel, St John’s Wood, London.

 

Present Members

Chair
Professor Francisca Mutapi


Deputy Chair
Professor Fred Binka


Core Committee Members
Professor Marcello Barcinski
Dr Lesong Conteh
Professor Janaka de Silva
Professor Caroline Fall
Professor Jenny Hewison
Professor Adnan Hyder
Professor Li Yang Hsu
Professor Caroline Jones
Professor David Lalloo
Professor Helen Lambert
Professor Charles Mgone
Professor Charles Newton
Professor Martin Prince
Professor Peter Smith


NETSCC Secretariat

Ms Elaine Williams, Research Director
Dr Martin Ashton-Key, Scientific Director & Consultant in Public Health Medicine
Dr Sarah Puddicombe, Assistant Director
Mrs Stephanie Russell, Senior Research Manager
Mrs Natalija Edwards, Research Manager (Finance)
Dr Lisa Marsh, Research Manager
Ms Linda Welch, Assistant Research Manager
Ms Marlina Barnes, Administrator


DHSC Representatives

Mr Mike Batley, Deputy Director - Policy Research, Evidence and NIHR Research Programmes
Dr Val Snewin, Head of Global Health Research - Partnerships
Ms Alison MacEwen, Global Health Research Programme Manager
Ms Laurence Poos, Senior Programme Officer


Observers

Dr Martin Mulenga, Incoming Senior Research Manager, NETSCC
Ms Maggie Shergill, Research Manager, NETSCC
Dr Claire Bellia, Senior Programme Officer
Miss Megan Gaffey, Programme Support Officer


Apologies

Professor Moffat Nyirenda
Ms Fiona Adshead
Mr Alec Jackson


Quoracy Information

Voting members: 17 (all members + Deputy Chair) Quorum = 100%
Voting members present on Day 2: 15 (present members + Deputy Chair = 82%

 

Review of Applications


17/63/22 – Professor Alec Morton

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Health Policy Modelling and Planning on the Path to Universal Health Coverage of Non-Communicable Diseases in Sub-Saharan Africa at the University of Strathclyde

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Lesong Conteh, Caroline Fall

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/55 – Professor Rod Taylor

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Affordable Cardiac Rehabilitation: Affordable Cardiac Rehabilitation - An Outreach inter-disciplinary Strategic Study (ACROSS), University of Exeter

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/121 – Professor Gregory Lip

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Atrial Fibrillation management

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/138 – Dr Manjinder Sandhu

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Chronic Diseases among Indigenous Populations in Africa at The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/66 – Professor Catherine Sackley

NIHR Global Health Research Group on stroke at King's College, London

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Helen Lambert, Martin Prince

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/134 – Professor Martin Brown

NIHR Global Health Research Group on developing novel and pragmatic stroke and dementia interventions applicable to sub-Saharan Africa at University College London

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: David Lalloo, Helen Lambert

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/131 – Professor Andrew Hattersley

Improving outcomes in sub-Saharan African diabetes through better diagnosis and treatment

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Peter Smith

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/85 – Professor John Reilly

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Monitoring of Early Childhood Twenty Four-Hour Movement Behaviours in Africa (META).

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/127 – Professor Melanie Davies

NIHR Global Health Research Group on type 2 diabetes in Sub-Saharan Africa at University of Leicester

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/137 – Professor Peter Mossey

NIHR Global Health Research Group on The health coach approach to FREEDOM (Facilitate, Reinforce and Empower Everyone for Diabetes and Oral health self-Management) at the University of Dundee

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/94 – Professor Rebecca Reynolds

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Optimising Clinical Outcomes for People with Diabetes (FORWarDS) at the University of Edinburgh

Chair: Fred Binka

Conflicts: Francisca Mutapi, Caroline Fall, David Lalloo, Martin Prince, Peter Smith

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/20 – Professor Sally Singh

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Respiratory Rehabilitation – (Global RECHARGE) at The University of Leicester

Chair: Fred Binka

Conflicts: Caroline Fall

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/38 – Professor Jonathan Grigg

Improving asthma outcomes in African children

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Lesong Conteh, David Lalloo

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/56 – Professor Edwin Chilvers

NIHR Global Health Research Group on non-communicable lung disease in Africa at the University of Cambridge

Chair: Fred Binka

Conflicts: David Lalloo

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/62 – Professor Philip Cooper

Asthma Attacks Causes and Prevention Study in Urban Latin America

Chair: Fred Binka

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/63 – Professor Ian Hall

Improving Respiratory Health in Himalayan Low Income Countries: NIHR Global Health Research Group on Respiratory Health at University of Nottingham

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Helen Lambert

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/107 – Dr Sean Semple

The African Clean Air Group (ACAG): NIHR Global Health Research Group on Clean Air for Sub-Saharan Africa at the University of Stirling

Chair: Fred Binka

Conflicts: David Lalloo

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/150 – Dr James Reynolds

NIHR Global Research Group on Rapid LRTI Diagnostics.

Chair: Fred Binka

Conflicts: Francisca Mutapi

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/155 – Dr Daniel Pope

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Clean Energy Access for the prevention of Non-communicable disease in Africa through clean Air: CLEAN-AIR(Africa)

Chair: Fred Binka

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/87 – Professor Allyson Pollock

NIHR Global Health Research Group on poverty and Rational Use of Medicines in Brazil and India at Newcastle University (RUMBI)

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Marcello Barcinski

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/104 – Professor John Wright

Made in Mirpur: a global development programme for population and translational research

Chair: Fred Binka

Conflicts: Francisca Mutapi, Jenny Hewison, Helen Lambert

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/126 – Professor Fiona Lecky

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Emergency Care Systems (GHRG-ECS) at the University of Sheffield, in collaboration with the World Health Organisation Trauma and Emergency Care Programme: Ending the double health jeopardy for people living in LMICs.

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/161 – Professor Frances Cowan

NIHR Global Research Group on Building Research Excellence for Adolescent Health (BREAH): developing and testing strategies to improve engagement of marginalised and excluded adolescents in programmes and research in East and Southern Africa at Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Chair: Fred Binka

Conflicts: David Lalloo, Martin Prince, Francisca Mutapi, Martin Prince

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/118 – Professor Stewart Mercer

NIHR Global Health Research Group on tackling the increasing burden of multimorbidity in Sub-Saharan Africa: a multi-country, multidisciplinary approach to intervention development at the University of Glasgow

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Peter Smith

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/95 – Professor Peter Diggle

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Biostatistics for Global Population Health Research at Lancaster University

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Caroline Fall, Caroline Jones, David Lalloo, Janaka de Silva.

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/33 – Professor Fujian Song

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Evidence Synthesis for Health Policies (ESHP) Targeting Poverty-Related Health Problems in LMICs at University of East Anglia

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/124 – Professor Ricardo Araya

NIHR Global Health Research Group in Latin America: Towards INtegrating services for physical and mental CHROnic diseases (LATIN-Chro)

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Martin Prince

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/32 – Professor Rashida Ferrand

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Improving Adolescent Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Chair: Fred Binka

Conflicts: Francisca Mutapi, Martin Prince, Peter Smith

Decision: Decline


17/63/106 – Dr Arpana Verma

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Improving Sex Workers' Health and Wellbeing at University of Manchester (SWAGAT)

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline


17/63/139 – Professor Paul Hunter

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Inadequate Water Sanitation and Hygiene provision in healthcare facilities in Low and Middle income Countries: generating evidence to drive policy and practice changes at University of East Anglia

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline


17/63/145 – Professor David Satterthwaite

NIHR Global Health Research Group: 'From surviving to thriving: Assessing and responding to occupational and public health risks in informal settlements and for informal workers and the effects of climate change on these risks: Building learning from India and Zimbabwe' at IIED

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Fund


17/63/148 – Dr Victoria Moran

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Prediction and Prevention of Small for Gestational Age Infants in South Asia at the University of Central Lancashire

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Lesong Conteh

Decision: Decline


17/63/156 – Dr Linda Gibson

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Alcohol misuse in young populations, Nottingham Trent University

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline


17/63/89 – Professor Ara Darzi

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Patient Safety at Imperial College London

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Lesong Conteh

Decision: Decline


17/63/154 – Professor Marie-Louise Newell

The NIHR Southampton 1000 Days Plus Global Nutrition Research Group: leveraging improved nutrition preconception, during pregnancy and postpartum in Sub-Saharan Africa through novel intervention models, at the University of Southampton

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Fred Binka, Caroline Fall

Decision: Fund

 

Summary of outcomes

Project ID Title Outcome

17/63/22

Morton

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Health Policy Modelling and Planning on the Path to Universal Health Coverage of Non-Communicable Diseases in Sub-Saharan Africa at the University of Strathclyde Decline

17/63/55

Taylor

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Affordable Cardiac Rehabilitation: Affordable Cardiac Rehabilitation - An Outreach inter-disciplinary Strategic Study (ACROSS), University of Exeter Decline

17/63/121

Lip

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Atrial Fibrillation management Fund

17/63/138

Sandhu

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Chronic Diseases among Indigenous Populations in Africa at The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute Decline

17/63/66

Sackley

NIHR Global Health Research Group on stroke at King's College, London Fund

17/63/134

Brown

NIHR Global Health Research Group on developing novel and pragmatic stroke and dementia interventions applicable to sub-Saharan Africa at University College London Decline

17/63/131

Hattersley

Improving outcomes in sub-Saharan African diabetes through better diagnosis and treatment Fund

17/63/85

Reilly

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Monitoring of Early Childhood Twenty Four-Hour Movement Behaviours in Africa (META). Decline

17/63/127

Davies

NIHR Global Health Research Group on type 2 diabetes in Sub-Saharan Africa at University of Leicester Decline

17/63/137

Mossey

NIHR Global Health Research Group on The health coach approach to FREEDOM (Facilitate, Reinforce and Empower Everyone for Diabetes and Oral health self-Management) at the University of Dundee Decline

17/63/94

Reynolds

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Optimising Clinical Outcomes for People with Diabetes (FORWarDS) at the University of Edinburgh Decline

17/63/20

Singh

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Respiratory Rehabilitation – (Global RECHARGE) at The University of Leicester Fund

17/63/38

Grigg

Improving asthma outcomes in African children Fund

17/63/56

Chilvers

NIHR Global Health Research Group on non-communicable lung disease in Africa at the University of Cambridge Decline

17/63/62

Cooper

Asthma Attacks Causes and Prevention Study in Urban Latin America Fund

17/63/63

Hall

Improving Respiratory Health in Himalayan Low Income Countries: NIHR Global Health Research Group on Respiratory Health at University of Nottingham Decline

17/63/107

Semple

The African Clean Air Group (ACAG): NIHR Global Health Research Group on Clean Air for Sub-Saharan Africa at the University of Stirling Decline

17/63/150

Reynolds

NIHR Global Research Group on Rapid LRTI Diagnostics. Decline

17/63/155

Pope

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Clean Energy Access for the prevention of Non-communicable disease in Africa through clean Air: CLEAN-AIR(Africa) Fund

17/63/87 

Pollock

NIHR Global Health Research Group on poverty and Rational Use of Medicines in Brazil and India at Newcastle University (RUMBI) Fund

17/63/104

Wright

Made in Mirpur: a global development programme for population and translational research Decline

 17/63/126

Lecky

 NIHR Global Health Research Group on Emergency Care Systems (GHRG-ECS) at the University of Sheffield, in collaboration with the World Health Organisation Trauma and Emergency Care Programme: Ending the double health jeopardy for people living in LMICs.  Decline

17/63/161

Cowan

NIHR Global Research Group on Building Research Excellence for Adolescent Health (BREAH): developing and testing strategies to improve engagement of marginalised and excluded adolescents in programmes and research in East and Southern Africa at Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine Decline

17/63/118

Mercer

NIHR Global Health Research Group on tackling the increasing burden of multimorbidity in Sub-Saharan Africa: a multi-country, multidisciplinary approach to intervention development at the University of Glasgow Decline

17/63/95

Diggle

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Biostatistics for Global Population Health Research at Lancaster University Decline

17/63/33

Song

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Evidence Synthesis for Health Policies (ESHP) Targeting Poverty-Related Health Problems in LMICs at University of East Anglia Decline

17/63/124

Araya

NIHR Global Health Research Group in Latin America: Towards INtegrating services for physical and mental CHROnic diseases (LATIN-Chro) Decline

17/63/32 

Ferrand

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Improving Adolescent Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Decline

17/63/106

Verma

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Improving Sex Workers' Health and Wellbeing at University of Manchester (SWAGAT) Decline

17/63/139

Hunter

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Inadequate Water Sanitation and Hygiene provision in healthcare facilities in Low and Middle income Countries: generating evidence to drive policy and practice changes at University of East Anglia Decline

17/63/145

Satterthwaite

NIHR Global Health Research Group: 'From surviving to thriving: Assessing and responding to occupational and public health risks in informal settlements and for informal workers and the effects of climate change on these risks: Building learning from India and Zimbabwe' at IIED Fund

17/63/148

Moran

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Prediction and Prevention of Small for Gestational Age Infants in South Asia at the University of Central Lancashire Decline

17/63/156 

Gibson

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Alcohol misuse in young populations, Nottingham Trent University Decline

17/63/89

Darzi

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Patient Safety at Imperial College London Decline

17/63/154

Newell

The NIHR Southampton 1000 Days Plus Global Nutrition Research Group: leveraging improved nutrition preconception, during pregnancy and postpartum in Sub-Saharan Africa through novel intervention models, at the University of Southampton Fund