Dr Wilma Leslie
- Research Nurse (Medicine)
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Dr Leslie, a registered nurse, joined Human Nutrition in 1997 after nine years research experience with the World Health Organisation MONICA project.
Since joining Human Nutrition her research has focused on adult obesity management interventions for weight loss and prevention of weight gain, and interventions to improve nutritional status in the undernourished frail elderly.
Her current role is coordinator for the Diabetes Remission Controlled Trial (DiRECT), the largest study ever funded by Diabetes UK.
Human Nutrition Web page
Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.
- The eatwell week sample menu: the application of eatwell plate advice to weekly food intake
Food Standards Agency Scotland
2009 - 2011
- Food Choice and changes in body weight and shape in those attempting smoking cessation
Food Standards Agency
2007 - 2010
- Is iron status in dieting pre-menopausal women affected by red meat consumption?
Meat and Livestock Commission
2005 - 2006