Published on 23 Jun 2021

Asst Prof Victoria Leong named one of 10 international investigators under Wellcome Trust's LEAP initiative to lead thematic research programmes

Congratulations to NTU Psychology's Assistant Professor Victoria Leong! She has been selected as one of the 10 international investigators under the Wellcome Trust's $45m LEAP initiative to lead thematic research programmes that will promote healthy infant brain development in the first 1,000 days of life. 

The research Assistant Professor Leong will be leading will develop a smart portable sensor suite to measure the quality of infants' social interactions with their adult caregivers, and its impact on early brain and cognitive development. 

Read the full announcement and programme details here.