We undertake mechanistic research, clinical trials, methodology development (MRI, EEG and analytical approaches), with a particular focus on infant pain.
If you are interested in learning more about the development of the human infant brain then get in touch. We have lots of opportunities for students and staff to join our research group.
We are very proud of our public engagement work - here we highlight our research through videos, podcasts, information leaflets and other resources.
2 April 2020
Paediatric Neuroimaging researcher provides real-time case information on epidemiological data from the COVID-19 outbreak.
20 March 2020
At the beginning of the year our family leave policies were updated. Employees can now take up most of our family leave schemes from the first day of employment, meaning that more parents can now enjoy the benefits of our generous provisions. Hayriye Cagnan from the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, and husband Eugene Duff from the Department of Paediatrics, discuss their experience of shared parental leave following baby Ida’s arrival ten months ago.
7 November 2019
A new wearable ‘bike helmet’ style brain scanner, that allows natural movement during scanning, has been used in a study with young children for the first time. This marks an important step towards improving our understanding of brain development in childhood.
16 July 2019
Public engagement and outreach are an important priority for the Paediatric Neuroimaging Group. We regularly attend science festivals, visit schools, and take part in science communication events.
Brain aging comprises many modes of structural and functional change with distinct genetic and biophysical associations.
Smith SM. et al, (2020), Elife, 9
Preemptive Morphine During Therapeutic Hypothermia After Neonatal Encephalopathy: A Secondary Analysis.
Liow N. et al, (2020), Therapeutic hypothermia and temperature management, 10, 45 - 52
The genetic crystal ball: new answers and new questions for infants with neuromuscular disorders and respiratory failure.
Wilkinson D. and Moore G., (2020), Arch Dis Child
Minority report: can minor-parents refuse treatment for their child?
Turnham H. et al, (2020), Journal of Medical Ethics
Sunday, 26 April 2020 to Tuesday, 28 April 2020, 12am - 1am
An International Symposium Honoring Prof. Richard B. Johnston Jr., MD, Denver - Würzburg, Germany, April 26 – 28, 2020