Saving the brain in critically ill neonates

One of the major remaining challenges in caring for critically ill newborns is preventing and treating brain injury and prevent adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes.

Research Group Leader

Ulrika Ådén

Research group leader:

The ultimate goals of our research program are to

  • build up systematical assessment of outcomes after altered neonatal care strategies and interventions and to
  • test new interventions to prevent brain injury and ameliorate outcomes in newborns at high risk of neurodevelopmental impairments.

Group members

Post docs
Nelly Padilla
Gustaf Mårtensson
Elena di Martino

PhD students
Eva Eklöf
Lina Broström
Marika Strindberg

Pernilla Hugoson, PhD student
Christopher Whitlow, post doc