Hong Kong University Baby Scientist Program – Public Talk

0-1 Year Old Infant Sleep


Babies are described as sleeping machines who spend nearly half of their time sleeping. Why do newborns need this much of sleep? When do babies establish circadian rhythm? Is any special attention needed during infant sleep? How could parents help babies sleep sounder?
In this free public talk to be held particularly for parents, Dr. Sun Wanqi, a pediatrician from mainland China and previously worked in Shanghai Children’s Medical Center, will introduce infant sleep patterns and share some clinical practices promoting infant sleep with interested parents.

Details of the parent talk are as below:

Date:                    Aug 1, 2015 (Saturday)
Time:                    10 to 12 a.m.
Location:             HKU Centennial Campus Central Podium LG -61
Speaker:             Dr. Sun Wanqi, pediatrician previously worked in Shanghai Children’s Medical Center
                             PhD student, Department of Psychology, The University of Hong Kong (HKU)
Medium:              Putonghua
Charge:               Free
Please click HERE to register. (Registration deadline: July 30, 2015 (Thursday))
Space is limited and the priority will be given to the caregivers with baby younger than one year old. A confirmation email will be sent to you after the registration deadline.
HKU Baby Scientist Program sign-up HERE.

Enquiries can be sent to hku.pal@gmail.com or call 3917-8043 for PAL lab.


HKU Baby Scientist Program
This parent talk is hosted by HKU Baby Scientist Program, started in 2010 by the Department of Psychology at the University of Hong Kong.  Baby Scientists aged between 1 to 12-months have been recruited to help researchers understand how human perceptual and cognitive abilities develop and mature. To date, there are more than 800 baby scientist alumni members.


More information about HKU Baby Scientist Program can be found at

http://www.psychology.hku.hk/pall/bbintroduction.html or https://www.facebook.com/HKUbb






日期:       2015年8月1日(星期六)
時間:       上午10時至12
地點:       香港大學百周年校園平台LG-61
講者:       孫莞綺醫師, 前上海兒童醫學中心兒科醫師
講座語言:   普通話
費用:       全免
有意報名的家長請於2015年7月30日(星期四) 或之前,這裡登記。


查詢電郵: hku.pal@gmail.com 或致電3917-8043香港大學小小科學家計劃。

"是次活動由 「香港大學小小科學家計劃」主辦,這是香港大學心理學系的嬰兒研究計劃,招募有1至12個月大嬰兒的家庭,探討嬰兒早期的感官及認知能力發展,截至現在已有超過800名小朋友和家長參與計劃。




http://www.psychology.hku.hk/pall/bbintroduction.html 或  https://www.facebook.com/HKUbb