Current Projects

Psychosocial Research

  • Congenital Heart disease and Early suppoRt for family and Infant pSychological Health (CHERISH)
  • The social and emotional burden of having a baby with complex needs following neonatal surgery
  • Needs and stressors of parents in a surgical neonatal intensive care unit

Developmental Outcomes Research

  • Optimising motor learning for infants at risk of cerebral palsy using environmental and goal oriented interventions
  • Characteristics of childhood hospitalization for survivors of infants with abdominal wall defects
  • General movements assessment to predict one year outcomes after neonatal surgery
  • Severe neonatal hyperbilirubinaemia: neurodevelopmental follow-up study
  • DAISy: determining the outcomes at 8 years of age following infant surgery
  • Research into the aetiology and prevention of cerebral palsy

Clinical Research

  • Evaluation of lipid emulsions in Parenteral Nutrition associated liver disease in term infants
  • Predicting and preventing leukaemia in children with Down syndrome
  • Genetic testing in babies with congenital heart disease
  • Newborn Electrographic Seizure Trial (NEST)
  • Neonatal ultrasound in transport