Dr Green’s views on science communication and engagement

Dr Green, Associate Professor in Development Physiology, University of Southhampton, discusses the importance of effective science communication and public engagement activities in the field of developmental origins of health and disease. Dr Green has conducted science engagement workshops for high school children, allowing them the opportunity to conduct experiments, and to meet with working scientists to understand the work they do.

DOHaD2019, Foetal physiology, Nutrition, Pregnancy, Science communication

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Dr Claire Wilson speaks about Maternal and Infant Mental Health

Dr Claire Wilson is an MRC Clinical Research Training Fellow in the Section of Women’s Mental Health at Kings College London and provides an overview of her current research: the risks of intergenerational transmission of mental illness; the effect of gestational diabetes on a children’s health, especially in the realm of neurological conditions; and a father’s mental health status and its effects on his offspring. https://www.dohadafrica.org.za/wp-content/uploads/Clare-WilsonEdited.mp3    

Pregnancy

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