Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Brain Sciences

Project Manager



+44 (0)20 3313 2473s.pant




515Hammersmith HouseHammersmith Campus





I am a social scientist by training and my research interest are focussed around exploring the socioeconomic factors associated with neonatal encephalopathy. I am the program manager for a the PREVENT (Prevention of Epilepsy by reducing Neonatal Encephalopathy) study funded by NIHR. I am also the Deputy Director for the Centre for Perinatal Neuroscience at Imperial College London.



Pant S, 2022, Ethical issues around death and withdrawal of life support in neonatal intensive care, Indian Journal of Pediatrics, Vol:89, ISSN:0019-5456, Pages:274-278

Burgod C, Pant S, Morales MM, et al., 2021, Effect of intra-partum Oxytocin on neonatal encephalopathy: a systematic review and meta-analysis, Bmc Pregnancy and Childbirth, Vol:21, ISSN:1471-2393, Pages:1-7

Moreno Morales M, Montaldo P, Ivain P, et al., 2021, Association of Total Sarnat Score with brain injury and neurodevelopmental outcomes after neonatal encephalopathy, Archives of Disease in Childhood: Fetal and Neonatal Edition, Vol:106, ISSN:1359-2998, Pages:669-672

Thayyil S, Pant S, Montaldo P, et al., 2021, Hypothermia for moderate or severe neonatal encephalopathy in low and middle-income countries (HELIX): a randomised control trial in India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, The Lancet Global Health, Vol:9, ISSN:2214-109X, Pages:e1273-e1285


Pant S, Elias MA, Woolfall K, et al., 2021, OP23 Parental consent for time-critical neonatal trials in low and middle-income countries: is it truly informed? FREE, SSM Annual Scientific Meeting, BMJ Publishing Group, Pages:A11-A11, ISSN:0143-005X

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