Ongoing Research Projects

Among our most significant research we find SUN Project and the PREDIMED-PLUS Study.

  • ESTILOS DE VIDA Y RIESGO DE DIABETES MELLITUS GESTACIONAL: LA COHORTE SUN

    Investigador Principal: MAIRA BES RASTROLLO

    Fecha Inicial: Enero 2014

    Fecha Fin: Diciembre 2014

    Entidad financiadora: Fondo de Investigación Sanitaria (FIS)-Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad. Gobierno de España. Fondos FEDER.

    Nº Expediente: PI13/00615

    Importe concedido: 12.644,5 €

    Objetivos: Valorar por primera vez el posible papel protector de un patrón de dieta mediterránea tradicional en el desarrollo de DMG, así como otros estilos de vida como la actividad física, patrón dietético occidentalizado, carencias de vitaminas y minerales e ingesta de contaminantes a través de la dieta.

  • PREDIMED-PLUS: EFFECT OF A HYPOCALORIC MEDITERRANEAN DIET AND PROMOTION OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY ON PRIMARY PREVENTION OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES. PILOT STUDY ABOUT INTERMEDIATE MARKERS

    Principal Investigator: Miguel Angel Martínez-González

    Starting date: January 2014

    Ending date: December 2016

    Funding Institution: Institute of Health Carlos III. Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness, Government of Spain.

    File Number: PI13/01090

  • LONG-TERM EFFECTS OF AN ENERGY-RESTRICTED MEDITERRANEAN DIET ON MORTALITY AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE. THE PREDIMED PLUS STUDY

    Principal Investigator: Miguel Angel Martínez-González

    Starting date: April 2014

    Ending date: April 2019

    Funding Institution: European Research Council (Advanced Research Grant).

    File Number: 340918

  • LONG TERM EFFECTS OF AN ENERGY-RESTRICTED MEDITERRANEAN DIET ON MORTALITY AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE

    Lead Researcher: Miguel Angel Martínez-González

    Starting date: January 2014

    Ending date: December 2015

    Funding Institution: International Nut & Dried Fruit Council.

    File Number: 201302

  • PREVENTION OF DEMENTIA WITH MEDITERRANEAN DIET: AN EFFICIENT INITIATIVE OF PUBLIC HEALTH TO THE XXI CENTURY CHALLENGE

    Lead Researcher: Miguel Ángel Martínez-González

    Starting date: June 2014

    Ending date: July 2015

    Funding Institution: Cajanavarra Foundation.

    File Number: 32-2014

  • BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH NETWORKING CENTRE (CIBER), SUBJECT AREA IN PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF OBESITY AND NUTRITION, P1-NUTRITION PROGRAM. RESEARCH GROUP: Nutritional Epidemiology, SUN & PREDIMED Studies, Primary Care (OSASUNBIDEA) and University of Navarra

    Lead Researcher: Miguel Ángel Martínez-González

    Starting Date: January 2013

    Ending Date: December 2015

    Funding Institution: Institute of Health Carlos III. Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness, Government of Spain.

    File Number: CB12/03/30017

  • MEDITERRANEAN DIET, METABOLITES, AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE

    Principal Investigator: Frank B. Hu

    MPI: Miguel Ángel Martínez-González

    Starting date: July 2013

    Ending date: July 2017

    Funding Institution: National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services. National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (USA).

    File Number: 1R01HL118264-01

  • DIETARY INTERVENTIONS, METABOLITES, AND RISK OF TYPE 2 DIABETES

    Principal Investigator: Frank B. Hu

    MPI: Miguel Ángel Martínez González 

    Starting date: September 2014

    Ending date: August 2018

    Funding Institution: National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (USA).

    File Number: 1R01DK1022896-01

  • DIET AND LIFESTYLE IN THE PREVENTION OF GESTATIONAL DIABETES MELLITUS: A COORDINATED PROJECT OF CASE-CONTROL AND PROSPECTIVE ANALYSIS OF A COHORT STUDY

    Lead Researcher: Maira Bes-Rastrollo

    Starting Date: January 2015.

    Ending Date: December 2017.

    Funding Institution: FIS-Institute of Health Carlos III. 

    File Number: PI14/01668

  • LIFESTYLES FOR THE PREVENTION OF GESTATIONAL DIABETES MELLITUS IN A COHORT WITH BASE IN NAVARRA

    Lead Researcher: Maira Bes-Rastrollo

    Starting Date: October 2014

    Ending Date: October 2017

    Funding Institution: Navarra Government, Health Department

    File Number: 122/2014

  • FOOD SUPPLEMENT FOR DEMENTIA PREVENTION. MULTICENTER RANDOMIZED STUDY

    Lead Researcher: Maira Bes-Rastrollo

    Starting Date: January 2014

    Ending Date: December 2016

    Funding Institution: Spanish Society of Basic & Applied Nutrition (SENBA)-FESNAD

    File Number: n/a

  • CONSUMPTION OF SOFT DRINKS & INCIDENCE OF OBESITY. DIABETES AND METABOLIC SYNDROME IN A COHORT ESTABLISHED IN NAVARRA: THE SUN PROJECT

    Lead Researcher: Maira Bes-Rastrollo

    Starting Date: April 2012

    Ending Date: April 2015

    Funding Institution: Navarra Government, Health Department

    File Number: 45/2011

  • DIETARY PATTERNS, PHISICAL ACTIVITY AND ALCOHOL AND RISK OF DEPRESSION IN THE SUN COHORT

    Principal Investigator: Francisca Lahortiga Ramos

    Starting date: January 2015

    Ending date: December 2017

    Funding Institution: Institute of Health Carlos III. Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness, Government of Spain.

    File Number: PI14/01798

  • EFFECTIVE PREVENTION OF DEMENTIA IN PATIENTS WITH HIGH RISK

    Principal Investigators: Estefania Toledo Atucha / Francisco Guillen Grima

    Starting date: January 2015

    Ending date: December 2017

    Funding Institution: Institute of Health Carlos III. Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness, Government of Spain.

    File Number: PI14/01764

  • EDUCATION OF AFFECTIVITY & HUMAN SEXUALITY

    Lead Researcher: Jokin de Irala

    Starting Date: September 2013

    Ending Date: August 2016

    Funding Institution: Institute for Culture & Society, University of Navarra.

    File Number: P10-03

  • SOCIO-ENVIRONMENTAL PROMOTION OF SEXUAL HEALTH OF NAVARRESE TEENAGERS

    Lead Researcher: Jokin de Irala

    Starting Date: June 2014

    Ending Date: July 2015

    Funding Institution: Cajanavarra Foundation.

    File Number: 32-2014

  • SEXUAL RISK BEHAVIORS AFTER HIV NEGATIVE RESULT IN THE VOLUNTARY DIAGNOSIS AND COUNCIL OF HIV: STUDY OF ITS FREQUENCY AND POSSIBLE FACTORS IN A CONGOLESE POPULATION RESIDENT IN KINSHASA (DR CONGO)

    Lead Researcher: Silvia Carlos-Chilleron

    Starting Date: June 2014

    Ending Date: July 2015

    Funding Institution: Cajanavarra Foundation.

    File Number: 22-2014