Study Updates

07 Oct 2020

SCAMP Study Findings: Why People Do and Don’t Take Part in Health Research

In Spring 2018, we did research with some SCAMP parents and other members of the public to discuss the enablers and barriers to taking part in health research like the SCAMP study, and to develop solutions together to overcome...

20 Jul 2020

SCAMP Study Findings: Teens, Social Media, and Wellbeing

We recently published some research using SCAMP data. A summary of this research is below along with researcher contact details and a link to the full paper. We have recently conducted some research using the SCAMP study data into...

03 May 2019

SCAMP study findings – Screen time before bed and quality of sleep

20 Jul 2018

1st round follow-up data collection completed

The first round of follow-up data collection ended in July, 2018. Great thanks for all SCAMP schools, parents and pupils!

28 Feb 2018

SCAMP STUDY FINDINGS: Exposure Validation

We recently published some research using SCAMP data. Here is a summary of this research paper: Mobile phone use, predominantly smartphones, is almost universal amongst both adults and children. However adults and children have different usage patterns. A major...

25 Jul 2017

Study Progress Update

We have now done one year of follow up. One down, one to go! So far we have visited 22 schools – a huge thank you to everyone who has taken part so far!

10 Oct 2016

Follow-up starts

We are now starting follow-up data collection with pupils in year 9. We are looking forward to going back into schools and seeing our SCAMPers again two years later!

21 Jul 2016

Baseline data collection completed

The first half of the study (with year 7 pupils) ended in July 2016. We will commence follow-up with the same pupils (now in year 9) at the beginning of the next academic year.

18 Aug 2015

Study Progress Update

SCAMP completed baseline data collection in July 2015, at the end of the school year. We now have cognitive assessment data available for approximately 5,500 Year 7 pupils and we would like to take this opportunity to thank parents,...