Charlene Coore Desai

Charlene Coore Desai is a Research Officer in the Department of Child and Adolescent Health at the University of West Indies. Her research has focused on children at risk, particularly those who reside in urban areas, parenting, early childhood development, and research methodology. She serves as the Study Director for two major research projects – JAKIDS: The Jamaican Birth Cohort Study 2011 and Epidemiological Research on Autism in Jamaica.