Upcoming Events

Neuroimaging Society in ALS meeting Dec 05, 2018 - Dec 06, 2018 — Chancellor's Building, Edinburgh, EH16 4SB
Edinburgh Imaging Alliance festive networking event Dec 11, 2018 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM — Room G07, Informatics Building, University of Edinburgh
'Brain Health: a small matter of the blood vessels' public lecture Dec 13, 2018 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM — Anatomy Lecture Theatre, Teviot Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG
European Molecular Imaging Meeting 2019 Mar 19, 2019 - Mar 22, 2019 — Scottish Event Campus, Glasgow
2nd International Conference on Medical Imaging with Deep Learning Jul 08, 2019 - Jul 10, 2019 — ICL South Kensington Campus, London

SPRINT-MND/MS PhD studentships in Aberdeen, Edinburgh, St Andrews

Imaging-related research projects available in SPRINT-MND/MS PhD programme

The SPRINT MND/MS (Scottish PhD Research & Innovation Network Traineeships in MND/MS) programme is a network of PhD studentships across Scotland, to promote research into all aspects of motor neurone disease and multiple sclerosis.

 

The programme includes the following imaging-related research projects offered for 2018 entry:

University of Aberdeen

Mapping neuroimaging phenotypes in Motor Neuron Disease

Primary supervisor: Prof Alison Murray

University of Edinburgh

Imaging myelination/remyelination processes with Positron Emission Tomography (PET) and a selective sphingosine-1-phosphate-5 (S1P5) radiotracer

Primary supervisor: Dr Adriana Tavares

Computer modelling of the retinal vasculature for biomarker discovery in MS

Primary supervisor: Dr Tom MacGillivray

University of St Andrews

Development of imaging assays to explore links between glial cell function and disease progression in a Drosophila model of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Primary supervisor: Dr Stefan Pulver

 

For more information on the studentships, please visit: http://www.edinburghneuroscience.ed.ac.uk/edneurophd/sprint-mndms-phd-programme

Application deadline: 8th December 2017