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Who is involved in this study?  

The DIAMONDS programme is a six-year study funded by the National Institute for Health Research (ref: RP-PG-1016-20003).  It is led by the Department of Health Sciences, University of York, and Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust.  The study is led by Dr Najma Siddiqi and forms part of a wider programme of research on severe mental illness and diabetes. The programme draws on expertise from the universities of Leeds, Dundee, UCL and Southampton, with collaborators also from Kings College London, HYMS, Leicester Diabetes Centre and Valid Research. Our Patient and Public Involvement panel, DIAMONDS VOICE, plays a key role in all aspects of the programme. 

Internal staff

Najma Siddiqi

Jennifer Brown

Claire Carswell

Claire Carswell

Peter Coventry

Tim Doran

Patrick Doherty

Simon Gilbody

Catherine Hewitt

Rowena Jacobs

Sarah McCardle

Sarah McCardle

Steve Parrott

Jo Taylor

Nicky Traynor



External collaborators

Funded by the NIHR Programme Grant for Applied Research

Start date: 1 May 2018
End date: 31 January 2024

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This project is funded by the NIHR Programme for Applied Research (project number RP-PG-1016-20003).  The views expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR or the Department of Health and Social Care.