What is the Better Start Bradford Innovation Hub?
Better Start Bradford is a 10 year Big Lottery funded programme aimed at improving the life chances of families living in Bowling and Barkerend, Bradford Moor and Little Horton.
The Better Start Bradford Innovation Hub is a Partnership between Better Start Bradford and Born in Bradford. The Innovation Hub unites leading academics from the Universities of York, Bradford and Leeds to establish a new birth cohort and provide a centre for evaluation of the effectiveness of the Better Start Bradford projects.
The Innovation Hub’s key themes:
Director- Professor Kate Pickett
Co-Director- Dr Rosie McEachan
Social and Emotional Development- Led by Professor Tracey Bywater
Communication and Language Development- Led by Dr Claudine Bowyer-Crane
Diet and Nutrition- Led by Professor Pinki Sahota
Community Readiness- Led by Professor Neil Small
Fidelity and Implementation- Led by Dr Maria Bryant
Birth Cohort of 6,000 babies- Led by Professor John Wirght
For more information on the Better Start Bradford Innovation Hub please contact the Programme Manager; Dr Josie Dickerson on 01274 383941 or firstname.lastname@example.org