Hosted at University College Cork (UCC), Cork, Ireland, The Irish Centre for Maternal and Child Health Research has local impact with a global reach.

INFANT is answering the international need for research and innovation to improve health outcomes for mothers and babies.

Across pregnancy, birth, infancy and childhood, INFANT is solving challenges through its key research themes.


Making pregnancy safer for mothers and babies


Improving health outcomes for newborn babies


Advancing the health and well-being of children

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⭐️c4c offers opportunities for involving children, young people and parents in the drug development process⭐️
Learn more about our patient involvment model: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hykjIVtm-Zg&t=7s

#clinicaltrials #clinicalresearch #Pediatrics

The @Ai4Nicu project, led by INFANT’s Dr John O’Toole, will accelerate the development of AI Technologies that detect brain injuries in infants. #UCCResearch


Presented our work on introduction of TOP services - on behalf of authors @saraleialex @russellnoirin & the now Dr Eimear O’Shaughnessy (ex student of @UCCMedHealth ) - @FIGOHQ this week #FIGO2021

Published in @BMJ_SRH
https://srh.bmj.com/content/47/3/231.2 https://twitter.com/PregnancyLossIE/status/1451139936170745859


.@FIGOHQ #FIGO2021 World Congress starts today!

We will be sharing some of our research around termination of pregnancy services, & national perinatal mortality audits during the Congress - please join us

🚨 The #ReCurrentStudy #CareExperience Survey closes this week 🚨

If you/your partner have experienced 2 or more 1st-trimester miscarriages & received care in 🇮🇪 in the last 10 years... find out more/take the survey: https://tinyurl.com/recurrentcaresurvey

#HaveYourSay #RecurrentMiscarriage

The College of Medicine and Health Postgraduate Student Committee are working to enhance the research student experience @UCCMedHealth @UCC @infantcentre @Pharmabiotic @UCCGSO @UCCResearch

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