Sarah Brown is a passionate advocate for global education and health issues and her work brings together the worlds of business, philanthropy, social media and charity campaigning. She's the founder of Theirworld.

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Jennifer Brown Research Laboratory

Jennifer Brown Research Laboratory

Researchers at the Jennifer Brown Research Laboratory are doing vital work to discover more about the causes of babies being born early and finding better ways to care for them. The aim is to minimise some of the life-threatening complications that can arise for mothers and babies.
Theirworld Edinburgh Birth Cohort

Theirworld Edinburgh Birth Cohort

This project is a research programme which studies the long-term effects of early birth. The study includes social, educational and clinical information. It is the first research initiative in the world to investigate perinatal brain injury this comprehensively.​


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Health and education convergence

Learn about health and education convergence, where the idea came from and how it works in practice.


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Press release - Sarah Brown's Better Angels podcast (November 11, 2016)

Children's campaigner and Theirworld President launches a podcast series called Better Angels - consisting of 30-40 minute programmes dedicated to helping create real change in the world.