Opportunity details

Tailored Management of Sleep (TIMES)

Developing a new way of offering sleep management for people with dementia/mild cognitive impairment

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Full description:

We will develop and test a tool (TIMES) to help primary-care clinicians working with patients/carers to implement tailored decisions on sleep management for people living with dementia or mild cognitive impairment.
We are particularly interested in recruiting participants from South Asian, Asian, Black African, Black Caribbean backgrounds who are living with dementia or mild cognitive impairment.

Date from

22nd February 2023

Date to

22nd April 2023


TIMES study team - University of Exeter

The study is lead by Professor Chris Fox, University of Exeter. This study is funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) [Programme grant for applied research/ NIHR unique award identifier (202345)]. The team combines expertise from the universities of Oxford, Hull and Leicester, working with University College London, Aston University, and the University of East Anglia, alongside Innovations in Dementia.


Flyer TIMES - Minority ethnic group.pdf



All of health care
Health services and health delivery
Mental health


UK wide

Involvement type:

All of research

What support is offered?

Some technical support can be provided (e.g. Using Zoom or MS Teams)


£25 for 1 hour of time


£5 (cover for remote/home working cost)

Can the work be done from home?


Suitable for a beginner?