The BRIGHT Project - Brain Imaging For Global Health

Dates: May 2015 - December 2019

Location: Keneba, The Gambia and Cambridge, UK

Project Partners:
  • Biomedical Optics Research Laboratory, University College London (UCL) (Clare Elwell)
  • Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck, University of London (Sarah Lloyd-Fox)
  • MRC International Nutrition Group, London School of Hygiene and Troptical Medicine and MRC Keneba, MRC Unit, The Gambia (Andrew Prentice, Sophie Moore, Momodou Darboe)
  • MRC Human Nutrition Research Cambridge (Sophie Moore)
  • Evelyn Perinatal Imaging Centre, Cambridge Hospital (Topun Austin)
  • UCL Institute of Child Health (Michelle de Haan)

Phase I GCE Project: "Novel Biomarkers of Nutrition Related Cognitive Development"

Dates: May 2012 - May 2014

Location: Keneba, The Gambia

Project Partners:
  • Biomedical Optics Research Laboratory, University College London (UCL) (Clare Elwell)
  • Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck, University of London (Sarah Lloyd-Fox)
  • MRC International Nutrition Group, London School of Hygiene and Troptical Medicine and MRC Keneba, MRC Unit, The Gambia (Andrew Prentice, Sophie Moore, Momodou Darboe)

 

Brain Imaging as a Measure of Future Cognitive Function in Children

Dates: September 2014 - September 2016

Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh

Project Partners:
  • Labs of Cognitive Neuroscience, Boston Children's Hospital (Charles Nelson, Katherine Perdue)
  • University of Virginia, USA (William Petri)
  • ICDDR,B, Dhaka, Bangladesh (Rashidul Haque)
  • Biomedical Optics Research Laboratory, University College London (UCL) (Clare Elwell)
  • Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck, University of London (Sarah Lloyd-Fox)