Centre of Research Excellence in Child Language


Project Details

The Centre of Research Excellence in Child Language is an international collaboration of child language experts. It uses the latest approaches in molecular genetics, neuro-imaging, epidemiology, biostatistics and health economics to investigate factors that affect and improve child language and development.

Further information can be found at https://www.mcri.edu.au/research/centres/centre-research-excellence-child-language


  • Professor Sheena Reilly
  • Professor Melissa Wake
  • Professor James Law
  • Associate Professor Angela Morgan
  • Dr Fiona Mensah
  • Professor Jan Nicholson
  • Associate Professor Lisa Gold
  • Associate Professor Sharon Goldfeld


  • The Murdoch Childrens Research Institute
  • Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University
  • The Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne
  • Parenting Research Centre
  • Newcastle University, UK
  • Deakin University
  • LaTrobe University


Research Group

Neuroscience of Speech

Faculty Research Themes

Child Health

School Research Themes

Child Health in Health Sciences, Chronic disease

Key Contact

For further information about this research, please contact the research group leader.

Department / Centre

Audiology and Speech Pathology

Unit / Centre

Neuroscience of Speech

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