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

 

Contents

Meeting

Global Health Research Programme - Call 2 Groups Selection Panel Committee Meeting Day 1

 

Date

31 January 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 (left at 3pm)
Professor Caroline Jones
Professor David Lalloo
Professor Helen Lambert
Professor Charles Mgone
Professor Charles Newton
Professor Martin Prince
Professor Peter Smith

NETSCC Secretariat
Dr Martin Ashton-Key, Scientific Director
Dr Sarah Puddicombe, Assistant Director
Mrs Stephanie Russell, Senior Research Manager
Dr Lisa Marsh, Research Manager (to 11am)
Mrs Rebecca Croucher, Research Manager
Mrs Natalija Edwards, Finance Manager
Ms Linda Welch, Assistant Research Manager
Mrs Stella Burton, Assistant Research Manager

DHSC Representatives
Dr Val Snewin, Head of Global Health Research Partnerships
Ms Alison MacEwen, Global Health Research Programme Manager
Ms Laurence Poos, Senior Programme Officer
Professor Chris Whitty, Chief Scientific Adviser, Department of Health and Social Care (from 16.30 – 17.30)

Observers
Mrs Lynn Kerridge, Chief Executive Officer, NETSCC (from 11.00 – 17.30)
Ms Sian Rowlands, RCUK
Mr Dirk Mueller, Health Advisor, DfID (to 15.00)
Dr Martin Mulenga incoming Senior Research Manager, NETSCC
Mrs Becky Evans, Research Manager, NETSCC
Dr Claire Bellia, Senior Programme Officer
Miss Megan Gaffey, Programme Support Officer

Apologies
Professor Moffat Nyirenda
Dr Fiona Adshead

Quoracy Information
Voting members: 17 (all members + Deputy Chair) Quorum = 100%
Voting members present on Day 1: 15 (present members + Deputy Chair = 82%

 

Review of Applications

17/63/76 - Professor Kamran Siddiqi

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Addressing Smokeless Tobacco and building Research capacity in south Asia (ASTRA) at the University of York

Chair: Fred Binka

Conflicts: Francisca Mutapi

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/60 - Dr Lesley Anderson

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Reducing the Burden of Cervical Cancer in Angola at Queen's University Belfast

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/52 - Professor Mark Drayson

NIHR Global Health Research Group on identifying and addressing unmet need in paediatric cancers in Sub-Saharan Africa at University of Birmingham

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/142 - Professor Philip Breedon

Utilising Mobile Platform Based Technologies for the Early Detection of Head and Neck Cancer

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/125 - Professor Gene Feder

NIHR Global Health Research Group on health system responses to violence against women at University of Bristol

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Helen Lambert

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/96 - Professor Jacky Boivin

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Fertility Health at Cardiff University

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/97 - Professor James N'Dow

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Women’s Health outcomes ImprovemeNt for West Africa - WHINA Initiative

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Fred Binka

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/99 -Professor Oona Campbell

NIHR Global Health Research Group on "Maternal And Newborn Infections in Facilities: Evidence for Services and Targeting (MANIFEST)" at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Peter Smith

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/102 – Dr Amarnath Bhide

NIHR Global Health Research Group on anaemia in pregnancy at St George's, University of London

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Martin Prince

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/49 – Dr Heike Rabe

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Maternal and Child Health at University of Sussex

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/26 – Professor Dilly Anumba

NIHR Global Health Research Group on PReterm bIrth prevention and manageMEnt (PRIME) at The University of Sheffield.

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/58 – Professor Nyovani Madise

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health at University of Southampton: Adolescents’ Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in rapidly urbanizing African contexts (AsSeRtive)

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Caroline Fall

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/120 – Professor Ponnusamy Saravanan

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Inter-pregnancy intervention to reduce metabolic disorders in India, Nepal and Sri Lanka at University of Warwick: A pragmatic, individualised intervention strategy using mobile technology.

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Caroline Fall

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/151 – Dr Sohinee Bhattacharya

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Improving Quality of Women’s Health Care (e-Quality) at University of Aberdeen

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/08 – Professor Jane Norman

NIHR global health research group on preterm birth and stillbirth at the University of Edinburgh (the DIPLOMATIC collaboration)

Chair: Fred Binka

Conflicts: Francisca Mutapi

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/42 – Dr Jamie Rylance

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Sepsis at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: David Lalloo, Janaka de Silva

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/61 – Professor Alison Holmes

NIHR Global Health Research Group in Addressing National Priorities in Drug-Resistant Infection With Context Specific Innovation

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Lesong Conteh, Janaka de Silva, David Lalloo, Helen Lambert

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/82 – Professor David Nokes

NIHR Global Health Research Group on the Application of Genomics and Modelling to the Control of Virus Pathogens (GeMVi) in East Africa at the University of Warwick.

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Caroline Jones, Charles Newton

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/91 – Professor Dominic Kwiatkowski

NIHR Global Health Research Group on genomic surveillance of malaria in West Africa at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute.

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Lesong Conteh, Charles Newton

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/135 – Professor Mark Blythe

NIHR Global Health Research Group on the Design and Cost-Free Dissemination of Novel, Socially Engaged Information Technologies for Combatting Anti Microbial Resistance within Lower Middle Income Country (LMIC) Settings

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/83 – Professor Chris Lavy

NIHR Global Health Research Group on: Trauma and orthopaedic conditions in children and young adults in sub-Saharan Africa at University of Oxford

Chair: Fred Binka

Conflicts: Francisca Mutapi, Charles Newton

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/21 – Associate Professor Annette Schuh

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Precision Diagnostics for patients with haematological disorders in Sub-Saharan Africa at the University of Oxford in Partnership with the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS), Tanzania

Chair: Fred Binka

Conflicts: Francisca Mutapi, Charles Newton

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/35 – Professor Emma McIntosh

NIHR Global Health Research Group on estimating the prevalence, quality and life, economic and societal impact of arthritis in Tanzania: a mixed methods study at University of Glasgow

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Fund

 

17/63/98 – Professor Aled Phillips

NIHR Global Health Research Group on IT Solutions to Improve Research and Healthcare of Patients with Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) in Ethiopia at Cardiff University.

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Jenny Hewison

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/67 – Professor Guruprasad Aithal

NIHR Global Health Research Group on diet-related noncommunicable diseases: tackling the dual burden of malnutrition in India at the University of Nottingham

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: None identified

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/16 – Professor Rory O'Connor

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Musculoskeletal Trauma Rehabilitation at the University of Leeds

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Jenny Hewison

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/43 – Professor Christian Mallen

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Disorders at Keele University

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Caroline Fall

Decision: Decline

 

17/63/48 – Dr Celia Gregson

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Musculoskeletal Health - Establishing the Sub-Saharan African MuSculOskeletal Network (SAMSON) hosted at the University of Bristol

Chair: Francisca Mutapi

Conflicts: Caroline Fall, Helen Lambert, Charles Newton

Decision: Decline

 

Summary of outcomes

Reference Title Outcome

17/63/76

Siddiqi

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Addressing Smokeless Tobacco and building Research capacity in south Asia (ASTRA) at the University of York Fund

17/63/60

Anderson

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Reducing the Burden of Cervical Cancer in Angola at Queen's University Belfast Decline

17/63/52

Drayson

NIHR Global Health Research Group on identifying and addressing unmet need in paediatric cancers in Sub-Saharan Africa at University of Birmingham Decline

17/63/142

Breedon

Utilising Mobile Platform Based Technologies for the Early Detection of Head and Neck Cancer Decline

17/63/125

Feder

NIHR Global Health Research Group on health system responses to violence against women at University of Bristol Fund

17/63/96

Boivin

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Fertility Health at Cardiff University Decline

17/63/97

N'Dow

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Women’s Health outcomes ImprovemeNt for West Africa - WHINA Initiative Decline

17/63/99

Campbell

NIHR Global Health Research Group on "Maternal And Newborn Infections in Facilities: Evidence for Services and Targeting (MANIFEST)" at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Decline

17/63/102

Bhide

NIHR Global Health Research Group on anaemia in pregnancy at St George's, University of London Decline

17/63/49

Rabe

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Maternal and Child Health at University of Sussex Decline

17/63/26

Anumba

NIHR Global Health Research Group on PReterm bIrth prevention and manageMEnt (PRIME) at The University of Sheffield. Fund

17/63/58

Madise

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health at University of Southampton: Adolescents’ Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in rapidly urbanizing African contexts (AsSeRtive) Decline

17/63/120

Saravanan

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Inter-pregnancy intervention to reduce metabolic disorders in India, Nepal and Sri Lanka at University of Warwick: A pragmatic, individualised intervention strategy using mobile technology. Decline

17/63/151

Bhattacharya

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Improving Quality of Women’s Health Care (e-Quality) at University of Aberdeen Decline

17/63/08

Norman

NIHR global health research group on preterm birth and stillbirth at the University of Edinburgh (the DIPLOMATIC collaboration) Fund

17/63/42

Rylance

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Sepsis at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine Fund

17/63/61

Holmes

NIHR Global Health Research Group in Addressing National Priorities in Drug-Resistant Infection With Context Specific Innovation Decline

17/63/82

Nokes

NIHR Global Health Research Group on the Application of Genomics and Modelling to the Control of Virus Pathogens (GeMVi) in East Africa at the University of Warwick. Fund

17/63/91

Kwiatkowski

NIHR Global Health Research Group on genomic surveillance of malaria in West Africa at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute. Fund

17/63/135

Blythe

NIHR Global Health Research Group on the Design and Cost-Free Dissemination of Novel, Socially Engaged Information Technologies for Combatting Anti Microbial Resistance within Lower Middle Income Country (LMIC) Settings Decline

17/63/83

Lavy

NIHR Global Health Research Group on: Trauma and orthopaedic conditions in children and young adults in sub-Saharan Africa at University of Oxford Decline

17/63/21

Schuh

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Precision Diagnostics for patients with haematological disorders in Sub-Saharan Africa at the University of Oxford in Partnership with the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS), Tanzania Fund

17/63/35

McIntosh

NIHR Global Health Research Group on estimating the prevalence, quality and life, economic and societal impact of arthritis in Tanzania: a mixed methods study at University of Glasgow Fund

17/63/98

Phillips

NIHR Global Health Research Group on IT Solutions to Improve Research and Healthcare of Patients with Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) in Ethiopia at Cardiff University. Decline

17/63/67

Aithal

NIHR Global Health Research Group on diet-related noncommunicable diseases: tackling the dual burden of malnutrition in India at the University of Nottingham Decline

17/63/16

O'Connor

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Musculoskeletal Trauma Rehabilitation at the University of Leeds Decline

17/63/43

Mallen

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Disorders at Keele University Decline

17/63/48

Gregson

NIHR Global Health Research Group on Musculoskeletal Health - Establishing the Sub-Saharan African MuSculOskeletal Network (SAMSON) hosted at the University of Bristol Decline