Research Managing Overweight and Obesity in Adults

Research Managing Overweight and Obesity in Adults

Expression of Interest for an economic analysis for ‘Managing overweight and obesity in adults: lifestyle weight management services’ and for ‘Managing overweight and obesity among children and young people: lifestyle weight management services. Reference number: CPHE-ACWMS-EC02-2012

Deadline date: 09/03/2012

This deadline is for… Latest date at which expressions of interest must be received at NICE by. The cut off time is 5.00pm UK time.

Contract value: £0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out: London

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence


Description of the contract

The Centre for Public Health Excellence (CPHE) at NICE has been asked by the Department of Health (DH) to develop two pieces of public health guidance on: •Managing overweight and obesity in adults: lifestyle weight management services; and: •Managing overweight and obesity among children and young people: lifestyle weight management services These guidance documents will address lifestyle weight management approaches. They may include weight management programmes, courses or clubs that: •accept overweight or obese participants through self-referral or referral from a health practitioner •are provided by the public, private or voluntary sector •are based in the community, workplaces, in or via primary care or online. •are specifically designed for overweight or obese adults, children and young people, and/or the parents, carers or families of overweight or obese children and young people The contractor(s) will produce either: (i) a joint model-based economic analysis of lifestyle weight management services for adults and children & young people which includes a cost consequences and a return-on-investment analysis, or: (ii) separate model-based economic analyses, including cost consequences and return-on-investment analyses for (a) adults and (b) children and young people. The contractor(s) should be able to start work from 31st May 2012.


Classification of the contract

79311400 Economic research services

79315000 Social research services

73110000 Research services

85100000 Health services


Additional information

Contract type: Services – 8

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 17 Months


Who to contact

Contact name Y Tutt

Address , UK, WC1V 6NA


Extension number:



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How to apply

Expressions of interest containing relevant contact details (including full company address) must be submitted electronically no later than 5pm on 9th March 2012 to Yvonne Tutt at Those organisations who express an interest will be sent the full invitation to tender package, which provides further details of the requirements on 12th March 2012. Any expression of interest received after the stated date & time above will not be accepted and the company submitting the expression of interest will not receive a tender pack.