Child and Adolescent Health

Part of an international research network, the Child and Adolescent Health research programme at Glasgow Caledonian University has a particular focus on research to support the health and well-being of children, young people, parents and families. The group undertakes research that seeks to:

  • uncover risk and protective factors in the context of the health and wellbeing of children and young people;
  • investigate the effects of parenting interventions designed to promote health and wellbeing; 
  • and,
  • reduce serious behavioural, emotional and health related problems in children and young people.

Group Lead: Professor Simon Hunter  
Group Deputy Lead: Dr Kareena McAloney-Kocaman