The research team is very active. The DESMOND Monitoring Study, funded by Diabetes UK, has stopped recruiting participants and is now in the follow-up stage.
The Lay Educator Study, another study funded by Diabetes UK, is currently at the referral stage.
DESMOND is involved in a number of studies funded by the National Institute for Health Research CLAHRC* for Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and Rutland.
Investigating the effectiveness of the DESMOND Foundation programme in a mixed ethnic population
DESMOND Ongoing Study is looking at the Ongoing package of care being developed for people who have already attended DESMOND.
The Walking Away from Diabetes Study is looking at prevention of at risk patients developing type-2 diabetes using a structured exercise intervention.
The DESMOND Programme Team are looking at the development of a Quality Development Study.
(* Collaboration in Applied Health Research and Care)