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Birkbeck will receive €2.8 million, of a total grant of €115 million, to lead on research relating to infants in trials which will increase understanding of autism and help develop new therapies.

18 June 2018

Professor Ted Melhuish of the Department of Psychological Sciences presented evidence to MPs on the Education Committee.

15 June 2018

Running from 18-21 June, Birkbeck Science Week will explore the research taking place at the College.

12 June 2018

A study of 98 typically developing children showed that those who cradle dolls on the left side show higher social cognitive abilities than those who do not, indicating the importance of the left cradling bias in children’s social development.

04 June 2018

Research by Birkbeck and Uppsala University, Sweden, shows a strong pupil response to light could be an early marker of autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

08 May 2018

The funds raised will go towards buying equipment for Birkbeck’s new ToddlerLab and enable research into developmental conditions like autism and ADHD.

01 May 2018

The resources will share details of Birkbeck's research, provide opportunities for women with breast cancer to share knowledge or get involved in projects, and offer practical support.

30 April 2018

Birkbeck's Mentoring Pathways scheme opens up opportunities for students from Psychological Sciences.

23 April 2018

Results of new Birkbeck study suggest emotional upheaval of diagnosis and treatment can be lessened.

13 April 2018

The awards ceremony honoured research work from Birkbeck academics and PhD researchers that is finding a wider audience.

20 March 2018