Research Projects

The following section contains details of research projects that are currently being conducted in individuals with rare genetic syndromes and neurodevelopmental disorders.  The projects towards the top of the page are projects that are currently in need of participants.  Click on the project to read more about it and find out if you can take part.  At the bottom of the page you can find information about research projects that are ongoing that are no longer recruiting participants. These might be projects that have taken place within the last five years where results are currently being analysed or written up for publication.  Click on the project to read more about the progress of this project or to download preliminary results.

Current | Smith-Magenis

Sleep in Neurodevelopmental Disorders: Part Two

Sleep in Neurodevelopmental Disorders: Part Two   Funded by Cerebra 2013-2019   Background Previous...

Current | Smith-Magenis

Exciting New Research in Autism

A new research study investigating mental health in people with autism is being launched...

Current | Smith-Magenis

Communication Pilot

Measuring communication in genetic syndromes: A pilot study Researchers at the Cerebra Centre for...

Current | Smith-Magenis

New Study Looking at Non-Compliance in Children

Researchers at the School of Psychology, Queen’s University Belfast are looking for parents and...

Current | Smith-Magenis


PREDICTORS: Parent Resources for Decreasing the Incidence of Change Triggered Temper Outbursts  The team at...

Archived | Angelman

Sleep Disturbances in Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Funded by Cerebra from 2013 to 2016   Please note: This project has now...