Grant winners

March 15, 2012

LEVERHULME TRUST

Research Project Grants

Basic sciences

• Award winner: Tim Rakow

• Institution: University of Essex

• Value: £124,184

Broadening the applications for experience-based choice

• Award winner: Gabriele Jordan

• Institution: Newcastle University

• Value: £232,215

An investigation into the critical factors determining tetrachromacy

• Award winner: Gareth Fraser

• Institution: University of Sheffield

• Value: £248,238

Evolution and development of continuous vertebrate tooth-replacement mechanisms

Humanities

• Award winner: Andrei Zorin

• Institution: University of Oxford

• Value: £216,012

The creation of a Europeanised elite in Russia: public role and subjective self

International Networks

Basic sciences

• Award winner: Toby Pennington

• Institution: Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

• Value: £124,6

A Latin American seasonally dry tropical forest floristic network

ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL RESEARCH COUNCIL

Follow on Fund

• Award winner: Albert Weale

• Institution: University College London

• Value: £78,257

Social values and health priority-setting: a user template

• Award winner: Heather Wilkinson

• Institution: University of Edinburgh

• Value: £99,738

Improving evidence-sharing in the health and social care for older people through an evaluated practitioner research programme

• Award winner: Monica Whitty

• Institution: University of Leicester

• Value: £77,544

Development of the online romance scam toolkits for the public sector

• Award winner: Brigid Daniel

• Institution: University of Stirling

• Value: £88,493

Action on neglect: noticing and helping the neglected child

NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR HEALTH RESEARCH

Health Services and Delivery Research programme

• Award winner: Christopher Morris

• Institution: Peninsula Medical School

• Value: £247,419

Informing the NHS Outcomes Framework: what outcomes of NHS care should be measured for children with neurodisability?

Health Technology Assessment programme

• Award winner: Tamsin Ford

• Institution: Peninsula Medical School

• Value: £309,658

Non-pharmacological interventions for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder delivered in school settings: a systematic review of quantitative and qualitative research

IN DETAIL

• Award winner: David Richards

• Institution: University of Exeter

• Value: £1,871,570

COBRA (Cost and outcome of behavioural activation): a randomised controlled trial of behavioural activation versus cognitive behaviour therapy for depression

Depression kills more people in the UK through suicide than any other mental health problem. While drugs are effective, psychological treatments are a popular alternative with patients, with one - cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) - strongly recommended in health guidelines. CBT, however, has disadvantages such as cost. An alternative, behavioural activation, has been developed to be easier to apply. We aim to investigate its effectiveness and potential economic advantages over CBT.

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