School of Paediatrics and Child Health

Cognitive Neuroscience

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Research electives

We welcome medical students from other institutions to join us for elective terms of up to six weeks.


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Team Members:

Areas of Research:

  • Brain & cognitive mechanisms in childhood & adolescence

Research Overview:

  • The role of fish oil supplementation in neurocognitive development; 
  • The impact of surgery and chemo/radiotherapy for brain tumours on neurocognitive development; eating disorders and neurocognitive functioning; 
  • Predictors and outcomes of differential cognitive capacity in the Raine cohort in adolescence; 
  • Stress and neurocognitive development; 
  • Nutritional factors impacting on neurocognitive outcomes; 
  • The relationship between cognitive phenotypes and risky sexual and drug-taking behaviours


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