Feb 2023 Monthly Memo

Congratulations to the following CHiLD members on their recent achievements!


Congratulations to UCD CHiLD member Laura Taylor who has been elected as a Member-at-Large to the Governing Council of the Society for Research on Child Development (SRCD). 


Congratulations to UCD CHilD member Seaneen Sloan who has received funding with Gabriela Martínez Sainz and Olga Ioannidou (School of Education) on “Evaluation of the Equity in Education Fund addressing educational disadvantage”. Funder: Rethink Ireland (2023-2026; €205k).


Bel-Serrat S, Klingenstein P, Marques-Previ M, Hennessy E, Murrin C. “Perceived barriers to vegetable intake among urban adolescents from socioeconomically disadvantaged backgrounds: A qualitative study from the perspective of youth workers and teachers”. Physiol Behav. 2023 Jan 6:114074.

Bel-Serrat S, von der Schulenburg A, Marques-Previ M, Mullee A, Murrin CM. “What are the determinants of vegetable intake among adolescents from socioeconomically disadvantaged urban areas? A systematic review of qualitative studies”. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2022 Dec 26;19(1):158.


Flavia H. Santos – “Unveiling the role of maths anxiety on the interplay between beliefs and attitudes towards math and career choice. Sustaining Accessibility in Mathematics” – March 24th 2023 – UCD School of Mathematics and Statistics. Register: https://www.ucd.ie/mathstat/newsandevents/events/sustainableaccessibilityinmathematics/