Opportunity details

Developing a pre-pregnancy weight loss program for women with type 2 diabetes

What are your thoughts for a weight loss program for Black and South Asian women?

Link to organisation:

James Clerk Maxwell Building

Full description:

Are you a:
 South-Asian /Black woman with type 2 diabetes
 Aged 18-45 years
 Have experienced pre-pregnancy care (not essential).
I would like to create a pre-pregnancy weight loss program for Asian and Black women as my PhD project. I am hoping this program will help to reduce pregnancy related complications for women with type 2 diabetes.
Would you be able to give me your thoughts about this program? What would be acceptable for you? Your opinion will shape the direction of this research.

Date from

23rd November 2020

Date to

23rd January 2021


King's College London

King's College London, Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing,

If the application is successful, this project will be supervised by Prof. Sturt whose interest is diabetes in women’s health.





UK wide

Involvement type:

Designing and managing

What support is offered?

I would like to offer to set up video call before our conversation.


£10 for 20 min conversation


There is no expense payment. If it is a phone call, I will call you.

Can the work be done from home?


Suitable for a beginner?


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