What questions should researchers be asking about malnutrition?

Study summary

We would like to invite you to be a member of the Steering Group for an important new project to identify and prioritise research questions from a patient and professional perspective for Nutritional Screening and Malnutrition.

This project is a collaboration between The University of Manchester and the James Lind Alliance, funded by a research grant from the British Dietetic Association and is called the Nutritional Screening and Malnutrition James Lind Alliance Priority Setting Partnership

The project is  bringing together a group of patients, carers and professionals, who have lived experience or expertise of Nutritional screening and malnutrition to form the Steering Group to lead this JLA PSP.


Patients/carers will be offered £15/hour as a ‘thank you’ for taking part and will also be able to claim reasonable travel expenses.

Who can take part?

Patients, carers and NHS professionals who have lived experience or expertise of nutritional screening and malnutrition.

What will the research involve?

Taking part will involve being part of a steering group to help prioritise research questions  – meetings will take place over 12 – 18 months, starting April 2018.



Where will the research take place?

Three meetings will take place in Manchester and three meetings will be held  by teleconference

Posted on 2nd March 2018 by Jess Zadik

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