TV And Creativity: A Q&A With Dr Sarah Rose

TV and Creativity: A Q&A with Dr Sarah Rose

Dr Sarah Rose of the Staffordshire University Children’s Lab talked to us about her research on the effect of TV on creativity in children. Sarah is fascinated by children’s creativity and in particular how it is influenced by screen time. She’s…

Read More
Language Development In Children – Q&A

Language Development in Children – Q&A

Silke Brandt from the Lancaster University Babylab joined us to answer our questions about language development in children. Silke's research focuses on how language and cognitive development interact and she is also interested in the influence of growing up bilingual.…

Read More
Research At The NCT

Research at the NCT

This week's Q&A was with Sarah McMullen, Head of Knowledge at the NCT (National Childbirth Trust), supported by Rachel Plachcinski, the NCT's Research Engagement Officer. Sarah says: The Knowledge team support NCT to be evidence-based in all we do. This…

Read More
Milk And Beyond – Weaning Q&A

Milk and Beyond – Weaning Q&A

Heather Welford has been an NCT breastfeeding counsellor and tutor, training other breastfeeding counsellors and healthcare professionals, for many years. As a journalist and writer, she's written several books and many articles about feeding babies, and has a strong interest…

Read More
Breastfeeding – Changing The Conversation

Breastfeeding – changing the conversation

  • May 5, 2017

For our second online Q&A, we spoke to Heather Trickey, a breastfeeding counsellor and Research Manager for the NCT. Heather is interested in why some public health policies appear to work whilst others fail, and her PhD in infant feeding policy…

Read More
New Team Members

New Team Members

One of our first jobs was to recruit some key team members and we are pleased to introduce Tamasin Greenough-Graham and Rebecca Brueton who will be our project coordinators.

Read More