- Dr Amy Ahern – University of Cambridge
Two year follow up of WRAP participants was completed in 2016. The main findings have been published. Secondary analysis and publication of data is ongoing.
From 31st October 2016, responsibility for the WRAP study transferred from MRC Human Nutrition Research to the MRC Epidemiology Unit, University of Cambridge. University of Cambridge are the sponsor and data controller for this trial. For more information about this please read our letter to participants
This study is funded by the National Prevention Research Initiative through research grant MR/J000493/1. The Funding Partners relevant to this award are (in alphabetical order): Alzheimer’s Research Trust; Alzheimer’s Society; Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council; British Heart Foundation; Cancer Research UK; Chief Scientist Office, Scottish Government Health Directorate; Department of Health; Diabetes UK; Economic and Social Research Council; Health and Social Care Research and Development Division of the Public Health Agency (HSC R&D Division); Medical Research Council; The Stroke Association; Wellcome Trust; Welsh Assembly Government; and World Cancer Research Fund. The cost of the Weight Watchers programme and the costs of blood sampling and analysis are funded by Weight Watchers International as part of an MRC Industrial Collaboration Award.
Please see our Data Sharing web portal at: http://epi-meta.medschl.cam.ac.uk.