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Meet the researcher: Dr Samantha Johnson

13 October 2015
We were delighted to catch up with Dr Samantha Johnson who specialises in helping children who were born too soon. Sam is currently...

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Have a look at the work done by @SamJPsych with @actionmedres into the maths skills of children born preterm
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Meet our researcher @SamJPsych in a post from @actionmedres about her work helping children born preterm with maths
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