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Seeking to help improve practice concerning young people returning home from care: Study report has been published

ICCR researchers, Dr Montserrat Fargas and Dr Dominic McSherry, together with Professor John Pinkerton and Dr Greg Kelly have just published a report on the experiences of birth parents and young...

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'Made in Northern Ireland': CCRF conference to focus on innovation and how it affects policy and practice

The Child Care Research Forum is hosting its conference on Wednesday 19th November 2014 in the Hilton Hotel in Templepatrick. The theme of this one day conference will be innovation and how it...

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A paper authored by ICCR researchers- McCann, Higgins, Perra, McCartan and McLaughlin has been published by the European Journal of Public Health. Using data from the Belfast Youth Development Study,...

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A study by Amelia Seifert and members of the BYDS team- Mark McCann, Claire McCartan & Aisling McLaughlin, has been accepted for publication in Anthropology in Action. The study was funded...

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EXTENDED CLOSING DATE: A DEL strategic studentship offered by the School of Sociology, Social Policy and Social Work and supervised by a Senior Research Fellow in ICCR, closing date 7th...

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Research Staff (A-Z)

Dr Catherine Adams
Dr Montserrat Fargas 
Laura Neeson (née Grant)
Dr Jennifer Hanratty
Dr Kathryn Higgins - Assistant Director
Dr Grace Kelly
Dr Anne Lazenbatt - NSPCC Reader
Dr Nuala Livingstone
Claire McCartan
Clare McGeady
Dr Aisling McLaughlin
Dr Dominic McSherry
Dr Sharon Millen
John Moriarty
Louise Moss - Administrator
Siobhan Murphy
Dr Nina O'Neill
Tara O'Neill
Dr Leeanne O'Hara

Cochrane Developmental, Psychosocial and Learning Problems Group

Joanne Wilson - Managing Editor
Margaret Anderson - Trials Search Co-ordinator
Dr Elaine McKay - Assistant Managing Editor (on maternity leave)
Gemma McGimpsey - Assistant Managing Editor