NIHR funds learning disabilities study

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) has awarded £326, 570 of funding for a study which assesses how lifestyle interventions help adults with learning disabilities.

Professor Olivia Wu (HEHTA) is a principal co-investigator while HEHTA team members Evi Germeni and Dikshyanta Rana are co-investigators.

The full title of the study is ‘Understanding the effectiveness and underlying mechanisms of lifestyle modification interventions in adults with learning disabilities’ and commenced on 1 April 2020, continuing until 31 March 2022.

First published: 14 March 2018

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