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Dr Belinda Barton

Head, Neurofibromatosis Type 1

Belinda leads the Neurofibromatosis Type 1 (NF1) Team at the Kids Neuroscience Centre. She is a psychologist with a major research interest in understanding the cognitive, behavioural and social aspects of genetic and neurodevelopmental disorders, as well as therapeutic interventions that aim to improve the clinical outcomes of children with these disorders.

Belinda is also Head of the Children’s Hospital Education Research Institute (CHERI) at The Children’s Hospital Westmead.