Funded PhD Studentship Opportunity

As part of the SPRINT-MND/MS programme we are delighted to announce the opportunity to apply for a funded PhD position. These projects are a network of PhD studentships across Scotland designed to promote research into all aspects of motor neurone disease & multiple sclerosis.

Our project is entitled: What are the consequences of reducing the hypermetabolic rate in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis? Further details are available at http://www.edneurophd.ed.ac.uk/sprint-mndms-phd-programme

The deadline for applications is 20th January 2017 and anyone interested in applying should get in touch with us : ghm@st-andrews.ac.uk

 

Grant success

We have been awarded grant funding from the Alzheimer’s Research UK Scotland Network to undertake a study entitled “The psychological and physiological impact of Adaptive Interaction in advanced dementia”. This is a collaborative venture with Dr Maggie Ellis at the University of St Andrews and we look forward to undertaking this exciting project. imgres