Current Grants

Drink Wise Age Well: Quasi-Experimental study of a public health intervention for alcohol use among those who are 50 years and over (2015-2019)

PI and co-investigators: Sarah Wadd (PI), Lawrie Elliott (GCU), Lolo Madoc-Jones, Michael Donnelly
Funding body(funding): Big Lottery (£1,250,000).

 

Understanding the direct and indirect impact of lowering Scotland's drink drive limit (2017-2018)

PI and co-investigators: Niamh Fitzgerald (PI), Dr Carol Emslie (GCU), Jim Lewsey
Funding body(funding): Chief Scientist Office (£135,567).

 

Improving outcomes for children and families affected by paternal substance use: a feasibility study of the Parents Under Pressure (PuP) programme with a focus on fathers (2017-2019)

PI and co-investigators: Anne Whittaker (PI), Lawrie Elliott (GCU), Sharron Dawe, Paul Harnett Griffith, Julie Taylor, Charlotte Kirk, Peter Littlewood, Andrew Stoddart
Funding body(funding): National Institute for Health Research (£319, 475).

 

Increasing the impact of gender and alcohol research (2016-2017)

PI and co-investigators Carol Emslie (PI), Niamh Fitzgerald and Deborah Shipton
Funding body (funding): Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems (£1,500).

 

Recent Grants

Reducing binge drinking among disadvantaged men through a brief intervention delivered by mobile phone: a multi-centre randomised controlled trial (2013-2016)

PI and co-investigators: Ian Crombie (PI), Linda Irvine, Claire Jones, Ian Ricketts, Falko Sniehotta, John Norrie, Gerry Humpris, Josie Evans, Peter Rice, Brian Williams, Carol Emslie (GCU)
Funding body(funding): National Institute for Health Research (£845,521).

 

The social context of LGBT people’s drinking in Scotland (2014-2015)

PI and co-investigators: Carol Emslie (PI), Lana Ireland (GCU), Jemma Lennox
Funding body(funding): Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems (SHAAP) (£5,000).

 

The entertainer’s role in alcohol marketing (2014-2015)

PI and co-investigators: Alasdair Forsyth (PI)
Funding body(funding): Alcohol Research UK (£4,993).

 

Scotia Project: the role of alcohol in intimate partner abuse (2012-2014)

PI and co-investigators: Liz Gilchrist (PI), Alasdair Forsyth (formerly GCU)
Funding body(funding): Alcohol Research UK (£46,755).