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Jack Andrew's Mind the Brain talk on 'Why do adolescents take risks'

posted by Jovita Leung   [ updated ]

Jack Andrew's has recently given a talk at the Mind the Brain 2018 on 'Why do adolescents take risks?' 

Congratulations to Jack Andrews on being awarded a UCL Bogue fellowship to work with Dr Kate Mills at the University of Oregon next year!

posted 21 May 2018, 02:22 by Jovita Leung

Congratulations to Jack Andrews on being awarded a UCL Bogue fellowship to work with Dr Kate Mills at the University of Oregon next year! 

New Nature cross journal focus on adolescence.

posted 22 Feb 2018, 02:50 by Jovita Leung   [ updated 22 Feb 2018, 02:50 ]

The Nature cross journal that focus on adolescence is out. You can find all the review papers here: https://www.nature.com/collections/vbmfnrsssw

Lucy Foulkes and Sarah-Jayne Blakemore's review on individual difference in adolescent brain development: 

Sarah-Jayne was also featured in the Podcast Special, together with some young people from the Brixton Youth Theatre, where they discussed their views on adolescent risk-taking. Watch the video here: 

Susanne Schweizer discussed mental health in schools on Mental Health Question Time

posted 22 Feb 2018, 02:35 by Jovita Leung   [ updated 22 Feb 2018, 02:56 ]

Susanne Schweizer was one of the panellists in the Mental Health Question Time #MHQT, where she discussed what should be the priorities for mental health in schools. 

Watch the full discussion by clicking the link below.

Sarah-Jayne's interview with BBC Radio 4 Infinite Monkey Cage

posted 7 Feb 2018, 07:21 by Jovita Leung

Sarah-Jayne Blakemore was interviewed in BBC Radio 4 program 'Infinite Monkey Cage' on Teenage Brain. 

Click the link below to listen to the interview: 

New book by Sarah-Jayne Blakemore. Inventing Ourselves: the Secret Life of the Teenage Brain.

posted 23 Jan 2018, 04:03 by Jovita Leung   [ updated 23 Jan 2018, 04:03 ]

Sarah-Jayne Blakemore's new book, Inventing Ourselves: the Secret Life of the Teenage Brain, will be released in March 2018. 

Welcome to new members joining the lab!

posted 19 Jan 2018, 07:55 by Jovita Leung   [ updated 19 Jan 2018, 07:56 ]

We are delighted to welcome three new postdoctoral researchers joining our lab:
Dr Susanne Schweizer, Dr Saz Ahmed and Dr Gabriele Chierchia! And sorry to say goodbye to Dr Lisa Knoll and Dr Lucy Foulkes. We wish you the best of luck with both of your exciting new jobs.

Congratulations to Dr Susanne Schweizer on being awarded the Wellcome Trust Sir Henry Wellcome fellowship!

posted 16 Nov 2017, 03:26 by Jovita Leung

Congratulations to Dr Susanne Schweizer on being awarded the Wellcome Trust Sir Henry Wellcome fellowship to investigate emotion regulation in adolescence. We look forward to working with her! 

Sarah-Jayne was interviewed by Jamal Edwards for his documentary about mental health

posted 14 Nov 2017, 03:54 by Jovita Leung

Sarah-Jayne was interviewed by Jamal Edwards for his documentary about mental health. 

Click on the link below to see the video. 

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