NHS Highland Occupational Health Physiotherapists Lesley Marshall and Michelle Smith created and implemented the ‘Beware of the Chair’ campaign which aimed to educate NHS Highland staff about the health risks attached to high levels of sedentary behaviour. It’s aim was to improve staff health and wellbeing.
Football's Awareness of Depression Football Community (FAD FC) is a registered organisation providing support to footballers from Professional level to Grassroots who are experiencing Mental Health issues or know someone who is.
In January, Glasgow Centre for Population Health’s (GCPH) Programme Manager Bruce Whyte oversaw the launch of a new research report exploring the views of users of a new cycling and walking route in Glasgow.
NHS Grampian have been running a successful brief physical activity intervention (1 assessment + up to 5 further contacts by phone or face-to-face) to substantially overweight adults with diabetes. The pilot has been based in secondary care and also at a small number of general practices in Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire.