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.
10 March 2022
Scientists are investigating how to treat pain in babies who can’t tell you when it hurts.
12 November 2021
For decades physicians believed that premature babies didn’t experience pain. Here’s what doctors know now – and the innovative solutions being embraced by today's caregivers.
22 October 2020
The launch of Lancet Child and Adolescent Health Commission - the first ever to address paediatric pain - aims to raise the profile of children’s pain from early years to early adulthood.
Liberty and the Child: Review of Bester JC, The limits of parental authority: childhood wellbeing as a social good
Wilkinson D., (2022), Bioethics
Which Features of Patients are Morally Relevant in Ventilator Triage? A survey of the UK public
Chan L. et al, (2022), BMC Medical Ethics
Concurrent mapping of brain ontogeny and phylogeny within a common connectivity space
Warrington S. et al, (2022)
The Unnaturalistic Fallacy: COVID-19 vaccine mandates should not discriminate against natural immunity
PUGH J. et al, (2022), Journal of Medical Ethics