(D2) A collaborative approach to development of an intervention aimed at strengthening health visitors’ role in prevention of excess weight gain in children. ➡ INVICTA SUITE

June 15, 2022 from 3:20 pm to 3:40 pm

Speaker: Devashish Ray, Fuse, Newcastle University, UK

Integrating end-user involvement in designing a complex intervention maximises acceptability and potential effectiveness. However, there are limited examples that provide detailed guidance for how to do this using a systematic approach. This study describes the stages and methods of incorporating multiple sources of evidence collected from research and professional stakeholders, and use of the Behaviour Change Wheel to design an implementation intervention for Health visitors to support their practices related to prevention of rapid infant weight gain.