Chief Investigators: Assoc Prof Stephanie Taplin, Dr Melissa O'Donnell (UWA), Prof Rhonda Marriott (Murdoch)
Partner Investigators: Prof Karen Broadhurt (University of Lancaster), Dr Fred Wulczyn (Chapin Hall)
Australian Research Council Discovery Grant (2017-19) DP170101441
This study aims to increase our knowledge about the nature, extent and impact of the removal of infants (< 1 year old) and newborns (<31 days old) from their mothers. It will be conducted in two Australian jurisdictions (NSW and WA) and comparisons made with the findings from parallel studies in England and USA, via our partners on this project. The specific aims for this study are, in relation to NSW and WA, to:
For more information about the study, contact Prof Stephanie Taplin.