Grant winners - 25 July 2013

July 25, 2013

Arts and Humanities Research Council

Responsive Mode Grants

Atlantic Europe in the metal ages (AEMA): questions of shared language

  • Award winner: John McKinnell
  • Institution: Durham University
  • Value: £785,055

Records of early English drama: the North East

 

National Institute for Health Research

Health Services and Delivery Research Programme

  • Award winner: Alison Bullock
  • Institution: Cardiff University
  • Value: £239,491

Getting the most out of knowledge and innovation transfer (KIT) agents in healthcare: a qualitative study

A multi-site evaluation of the person, interactions and environment (PIE) tool to improve person-centred care for people with dementia admitted to acute hospital wards

Do not attempt cardiopulmonary resuscitation (DNACPR) decisions

 

Leverhulme Trust

Research Project Grants
Sciences

The evolutionary biomechanics of sesamoid bones in vertebrate limbs: a synthesis

  • Award winner: Deborah Charlesworth
  • Institution: University of Edinburgh
  • Value: £106,696

Evolution of suppressed recombination between the X and Y chromosomes of a plant

  • Award winner: Rufus Johnstone
  • Institution: University of Cambridge
  • Value: £144,340

Adaptive modelling of human infant growth

Humanities

  • Award winner: Colin Haselgrove
  • Institution: University of Leicester
  • Value: £242,743

(Re)dating Danebury hill fort and later prehistoric settlements in the environs: Bayesian approach

Transport, urbanisation and economic development in England c.1670-1911

In detail

Theodoros Papaioannou, The Open University

Social sciences

Award winner: Theodoros Papaioannou
Institution: The Open University
Value: £142,196

Unpacking the role of industry associations in diffusion and governance of health innovations in developing countries

This project aims to get inside innovation and politics, looking at whether and in what ways biopharmaceutical associations in developing countries promote technological capabilities and effective governance of health innovation. Social scientific research has a gap in understanding this role in developing countries. The biopharmaceutical associations’ activities are a persistent blind spot. Focusing on India and South Africa, this project will aim to produce an analysis of the role of biopharmaceutical associations in knowledge diffusion and governance. It will also make a detailed investigation of the practical impact of this role on health delivery in developing countries and compare the distinct innovation and governance capabilities of industry associations in emerging biopharmaceutical powers.

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