Research projects (on-going)

An evaluation of a drama-based anti-smoking initiative with year 7 pupils

A Jones (College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University), NE Thomas (CCYPHW), H Elton (CCYPHW). Funded by Health Challenge Neath Port Talbot.

Influence of the ‘Active Learning Pathway’ on cardiovascular risk factors in 12-13 yr old children

NE Thomas (CCYPHW), GA Knox (UWIC), JS Baker (University of West of Scotland), B Davies (University of Glamorgan), J Rance (College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University), S Faulkner (University of Glamorgan). Funded by Sport Wales.

Prevalence and prevention of obesity and other risk factors for CVD among young people

DRR Williams (CCYPHW and School of Medicine, Swansea University), NE Thomas (CCYPHW), F Rapport (School of Medicine, Swansea University), S Brophy (CCYPHW and School of Medicine, Swansea University), R Mistry (African Educational Trust). Funded by WORD/MRC.

Prosiect Sir Gâr – pobl ifainc (The Carmarthenshire Project – young people)

NE Thomas (CCYPHW), DRR Williams (CCYPHW and School of Medicine, Swansea University), DA Rowe (University of Strathclyde). Funded by Swansea University and UWIC.

The influence of a high intensity exercise protocol on health related outcomes in Scottish adolescents

JS Baker (University of West of Scotland), NE Thomas (CCYPHW), D Buchanan (University of West of Scotland). Funded by NHS Scotland.

Exploring the demand for children's services in Neath Port Talbot

WS Ball (CCYPHW). Funded by Neath Port Talbot.