Upcoming Events

Scottish Ultrasound Inaugural Annual Scientific Meeting Mar 08, 2017 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM — Queen’s Medical Research Institute, University of Edinburgh
2017 Alzheimer's Research UK Conference Mar 14, 2017 - Mar 15, 2017 — Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre
Cognitive Neuroscience of Memory workshop Mar 23, 2017 - Mar 24, 2017 — Liège, Belgium
IMSaT Ian Donald Lecture - Interventional Oncology: the fourth pillar of cancer care Mar 23, 2017 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM — Gannochy Trusty Lecture Theatre, Level 7, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee
"Imaging, Innovation and Impact" Industry Day and Imaging Centre of Excellence (ICE) official opening ceremony Mar 29, 2017 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM — Queen Elizabeth University Hospital Glasgow


SINAPSE Seed Fund PhD Studentships

SINAPSE has awarded funding for five PhD studentships on imaging-related research projects in partnership with external organisations, for entry around Autumn 2016. Applications are invited now!

Prediction Models of Dementia Risk from Brain MR Images and Proxies of Cognitive Reserve

PhD in Medical Imaging at University of Aberdeen


Professor Alison Murray, University of Aberdeen

Dr Roger Staff, NHS Grampian

Professor Joanna Wardlaw, University of Edinburgh

Professor Craig Ritchie, University of Edinburgh

Dr Robin Wolz, IXICO

Partner organisation: IXICO

Application deadline: 5th August 2016


Assessing neurodegeneration of the retina and brain with ultra-widefield retinal imaging

PhD in Neuroscience at University of Edinburgh


Dr Tom MacGillivray, University of Edinburgh

Professor Manuel Trucco, University of Dundee

Dr Alan Fleming, Optos

Professor Bal Dhillon, University of Edinburgh

Partner organisation: Optos

Application deadline1st April 2016

Apply: http://www.edneurophd.ed.ac.uk/basic-neuroscience-clinical-degeneration/assessing-neurodegeneration-retina-and-brain-ultra

Measuring and modeling haemodynamics and vessel stiffness in arterial disease and endovascular treatment

PhD at University of Dundee


Professor Graeme Houston, University of Dundee

Professor Peter Hoskins, University of Edinburgh

Dr Rose Ross, NHS Tayside

Dr Pankaj Pankaj, University of Edinburgh

Partner organisation: Vascular Flow Technologies

Application deadline: 1st May 2016

Apply: https://www.findaphd.com/search/ProjectDetails.aspx?PJID=73879

Automated analysis tools for assessing the vasculature in imaging for acute stroke

PhD at University of Glasgow


Professor Keith Muir, University of Glasgow

Dr Ian Poole, Toshiba Medical Visualization Systems Europe

Partner organisation: Toshiba Medical Visualization Systems Europe

Application deadline: 24th June 2016

Apply: https://www.findaphd.com/search/ProjectDetails.aspx?PJID=73748