Biographical Information

Professor Harding is one of the world’s leading perinatal biologists and is arguably one of the best known physiologists researching the biology of fetal growth and metabolism. In particular she is widely seen as the international expert on the physiological and metabolic responses of the fetus to alterations in maternal nutrition. Her work is characterised by meticulous attention to detail and by careful weighing of available evidence. While being an outstanding academic neonatologist Professor Harding has continued to contribute remarkably to her clinical discipline, with the goal being better care and outcomes for newborn babies.