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Precision Medicine PhD studentships in Edinburgh and Glasgow

Imaging-related research projects available in MRC Precision Medicine Doctoral Training Programme

The MRC Precision Medicine Doctoral Training Programme supports research training at the interfaces between biological, clinical, societal and computational systems, providing PhD research training alongside taught courses over four years of study.

The programme includes the following imaging-related research projects offered for 2019 entry:

 

University of Edinburgh

Novel methods for analysis of total-body Positron Emission Tomography (PET) imaging datasets

Lead supervisor: Dr Adriana Tavares

Machine learning for automated assessment of CT angiography imaging in stroke

Lead supervisor: Dr Grant Mair [ICASE project with industrial partner Canon Medical Research Europe]

Virtual biopsy with the Eye – using machine learning to detect and track chronic kidney disease

Lead supervisor: Dr Tom MacGillivray [ICASE project with industrial partner Optos]

Image analysis and machine learning for OCT image sequences

Lead supervisor: Dr Stuart King

 

University of Glasgow

Integrating circadian, neuroimaging and genetic data to investigate major depression and bipolar disorder

Lead supervisor: Prof Daniel Smith

 

For more information on the studentships, please visit: https://www.ed.ac.uk/usher/precision-medicine/project-opportunities

Application deadline: 7th January 2019