Glucose homeostasis in mid-life: how is this influenced by health behaviours from across the lifecourse?

Lead Research Organisation: University College London
Department Name: Unlisted

Abstract

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Publications

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Description Citation a report for the European Commission: Anderson, P. & Baumberg, B. (2006) Alcohol in Europe. London: Institute of Alcohol Studies.
Geographic Reach Europe 
Policy Influence Type Citation in other policy documents
 
Guideline Title Guidance on the Consumption of Alcohol by Children and Young People, Sir Liam Donaldson, Chief Medical Officer, 2009
Description Citation in Guidance on the Consumption of Alcohol by Children and Young People, Sir Liam Donaldson, Chief Medical Officer, 2009
Geographic Reach National 
Policy Influence Type Citation in clinical guidelines
 
Description Citation in House of Commons Health Committee Government's Alcohol Strategy
Geographic Reach National 
Policy Influence Type Citation in other policy documents
 
Description Citation in House of Commons Health Committee session 2008-9 written evidence on Alcohol, memorandum to the Commons Select Health Committee by Professor Eileen Kaner (AL 27).
Geographic Reach National 
Policy Influence Type Citation in other policy documents
 
Description Citation in written evidence from the Department of Health (Government Alcohol Strategy 01) to the Commons Select Health committee in 2012
Geographic Reach National 
Policy Influence Type Citation in other policy documents
 
Description NICE Public Health Interventions Advisory Committee's Alcohol and Schools Epidemiology Review
Geographic Reach National 
Policy Influence Type Citation in other policy documents
 
Description Collaboration with co-authors at different instiutions 
Organisation Australian National University (ANU)
Country Australia 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution I collaborated with Prof of statistics at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, who provided statistical expertise. I also collaborated with colleagues from the Australian National University CAnberra. They provided expertise on alcohol consumption patterns and mental health issues.
Collaborator Contribution The Prof of statistics provided intellectual input and statistical training in complex techniquesCollaborators provided academic input and expertise on alcohol consumption and mental health issues
Impact The Prof of statistics provided statistical expertise and contributed to all of the research papers from this fellowship. The collaboration with researchers at ANU started in 2006 and resulted in one publication.
 
Description Collaboration with co-authors at different instiutions 
Organisation Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Country Israel 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution I collaborated with Prof of statistics at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, who provided statistical expertise. I also collaborated with colleagues from the Australian National University CAnberra. They provided expertise on alcohol consumption patterns and mental health issues.
Collaborator Contribution The Prof of statistics provided intellectual input and statistical training in complex techniquesCollaborators provided academic input and expertise on alcohol consumption and mental health issues
Impact The Prof of statistics provided statistical expertise and contributed to all of the research papers from this fellowship. The collaboration with researchers at ANU started in 2006 and resulted in one publication.
 
Description engagement with media 
Form Of Engagement Activity A press release, press conference or response to a media enquiry/interview
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Media (as a channel to the public)
Results and Impact I was interviewed by broadsheet newspapers, radio, press agencies, magazine journalists and online news organisations about two different papers on binge drinking

The results of both articles were widely disseminated across a range of different news media aimed at different demographic groups (eg from radio and newspaper news to young women's magazines- particularly relevant for ther subject which was binge drinking in UK). One of the articles was used to informa a NICE review about schools and alcohol.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2006,2007