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Research for Patient Benefit Programme - Competition 38 Stage 2 and Competition 39 Stage 1 Minutes - East Midlands

 

Contents

Date and location:

Wednesday 18 September 2019 at Imago at Loughborough Ltd, Holywell Park, Loughborough University, off Ashby Road, West Park, Leicestershire LE11 3TD

In attendance:

Dr Paul Leighton (Acting Chair)
Dr Nicholas Selby (Acting Chair)
Professor Jon Arcelus
Mrs Cassandra Brookes
Dr Clare Gillies
Dr Adam Gordon
Dr Matthew Grainge
Mr Trevor Jones
Dr Nicola Mackintosh
Professor Richard Morriss
Ms Pamela Rees
Dr Adam Wagner
Mr David Ward

 

Mr Francesco Sciammarella (NIHR CCF)
Mr Matthew Bolton (NIHR CCF)
Dr Samantha Gan (NIHR CCF)
Mr Georgios Gkountouras 1 (Observer – NIHR RDS North West)
Laura Flight (Observer – NIHR RDS Yorkshire and The Humber)

Apologies were received from Mr Chris Bainbridge, Professor Roshan das Nair, Professor Helen Spiby and Dr Nicola Wright.

 

Competition 38 Stage 2 applications considered

NIHR200720: Children with OCD: Identifying Acceptable Support Strategies for Parents (CO-ASSIST)

Conflicts: Mrs Cassandra Brookes retracted her COI

Final outcome: Conditional Support

NIHR200787: A qualitative investigation into aftercare planning for those remitted to prison from secure services: an exploratory study

Conflicts: None

Final outcome: Conditional Support

NIHR200780: Multimodal prehabilitation prior to upper gastrointestinal cancer surgery – a feasibility randomised controlled trial

Conflicts: Dr Adam Wagner left the room

Final outcome: Reject

NIHR200713: Comparing approaches to identify frail older adults in England

Conflicts: None

Final outcome: Reject

 

Competition 39 Stage 1 applications considered

NIHR201018: Randomised, double-blind, placebo controlled multi-centre study to assess the efficacy, tolerability and safety of Enterosgel in the treatment of faecal incontinence and diarrhoea

Conflicts: None

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

NIHR201062: EQUity of Atrial FibriLlation Screening (EQUALS) study

Conflicts: Dr Clare Gillies and Dr Adam Wagner left the room.

Outcome: Reject

NIHR201119: PROFESS (PRedicting Outcomes Following Emergency SectionS)

Conflicts: Dr Nicola Mackintosh left the room

Outcome: Reject

NIHR201064: Early Self-Management Support for painful Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD): a co-production study (EaSE TMD study)

Conflicts: Dr Nicola Mackintosh left the room

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

NIHR201029: Investigating all-cause mortality in the substance misuse treatment population

Conflicts: None

Outcome: Reject

NIHR201075: Assessing outcomes of deprescribing medication in people with life limiting illness: a systematic review

Conflicts: None

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

NIHR201091: Measuring and improving the health and quality of healthcare for people on probation: Developing data collection and quality indicators

Conflicts: Dr Paul Leighton left the room

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

NIHR201113: Perinatal mental health in late pre-term fetal growth restriction. A nested cohort study in the TRUFFLE 2 randomised study

Conflicts: None

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

NIHR201026: Development of a patient-centred chest pain assessment smartphone application for stable coronary artery disease

Conflicts: None

Outcome: Reject

NIHR201143: Digital and community-based, personally tailored activity support among people living with and beyond cancer: a feasibility study

Conflicts: None

Outcome: Reject

NIHR201116: Coping with Unusual ExperienceS: A feasibility study of a transdiagnostic group intervention for 12-16 year olds in Community Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CUES-groups)

Conflicts: Dr Matthew Grainge left the room.

Outcome: Reject

NIHR201118: Feasibility study comparing once-daily fluticasone furoate/vilanterol vs.twice-daily fluticasone propionate/salmeterol in adolescents with poorly controlled asthma

Conflicts: None

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

NIHR201146: Does knowledge of liver fibrosis affect high risk drinking behaviour (KLIFAD)?

Conflicts: Professor Jon Arcelus and Dr Paul Leighton left the room

Outcome: Invite to Stage 2

NIHR201065: Development of a Framework for Healthy Diet within Mental Health In-Patient Units

Conflicts: None

Outcome: Reject

 

 

Outcomes table for C38 Stage 2 and C39 Stage 1

This table displays the mean score for each application that was assessed in the regional assessment committee meeting, and excludes applications that were rejected during the scrutiny and triage processes. Applications are listed according to mean score and outcome. The RfPB fundable range is 6-10 although a score of 6-10 does not guarantee funding. In exceptional circumstances and with approval from the Programme Director, applications may be invited/funded which fall below the fundable range.

 

  Fundable range Rejected range
Score 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Stage 2                    

 

  Fundable range Rejected range
Score 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Stage 1