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Fri, 11/26/2021 - 19:26

Project title: Developing explainable Machine Learning approaches for brain health prognosis and patient stratification in a nationwide dataset

Description: Precision Medicine Project - Developing explainable Machine Learning approaches for brain health prognosis and patient stratification in a nationwide dataset

Application deadline: 20th January 2022

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Fri, 11/26/2021 - 13:40

Professors Joanna Wardlaw, Berislav Zlokovic and Maiken Nedergaard are among the researchers noted in this years Clarivate Highly Citred Researcher List 2021. 

Every year, Clarivate identifies the researchers cited most frequently by their peers of the preceding decade. The publications rank in the top 1% of their field in Web of Science. Congratulations all! 

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Mon, 11/22/2021 - 12:24

eBook titled "Medical Image Understanding and Analysis" reached 200, 414  chapter downloads in November 2021. The book was co-edited by Dr María Valdés Hernández from the University of Edinburgh, and Dr Víctor González-Castro.

The book only in 2021 was read by as many as 17,757 scientists and studenst who downloaded the chapters.

For other years, the readership was as follow:... Read more

Mon, 11/22/2021 - 10:57

New PhD studentship opportunity with Eastbio Doctoral Training Centre at The University of Edinburgh (UK). Apply by the 16th December 2021 to join world-leading researchers investigating age-related cognitive changes.

 

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Project title: "Understanding Processes Implicated in Cognition and Age-related Cognitive Decline using Experimental... Read more

Tue, 10/05/2021 - 17:45

Congratulations to Dr Axel Montagne for winning the SCOR European Young Investigator Award 2021 awarded by La Fondation Recherche Alzheimer. 

 

About Dr Axel Montagne

Dr Montagne previously worked with the University of Southern California, where he worked closely with Professor Berislav Zlokovic, as part of the Fondation Leducq Transatlantic Network of Research... Read more

Thu, 09/30/2021 - 20:01

An invitation to join the lecture titled “AI in MRI Quantification” by The University of Edinburgh SVD Research scientist and the Row Fogo Centre for Research into Ageing and the Brain Lecturer Dr Maria Valdes-Hernandez.

The lecture will be delivered as part of the Teaching Sessions of the Annual Conference of the European Society of Magnetic... Read more

Thu, 09/30/2021 - 19:43

Professor Berislav Zlokovic willl give a keynote talk at the 11th UK & Ireland Early Career Blood-Brain Barrier Symposium, held virtually on the 12th of November 2021. 

Please, register your interest by the 11th of November 2021.

 

11th UK & Ireland Early Career Blood-Brain Barrier VIRTUAL Symposium

The 11th UK & Ireland Early Career Blood-Brain... Read more

Wed, 09/08/2021 - 12:15

Do not miss out on the Network's new publications for August and September.

Read our interesting findings related to the effect on pollution on forming small vessel diseases, rethinking classical view on forming cerebrospinal fluid production, and many more.

 

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Tue, 09/07/2021 - 08:37

The Montagne Lab, based at the UK Dementia Research Institute (UK DRI) at The University of Edinburgh, is currently recruiting for two Post Doctoral Research Fellows who could join the team as soon as possible.

One post is requiring neuroimaging expertise, and the other one - strong molecular biology skills including the most recent transcriptomics methods. Anyone interested in the... Read more

Thu, 08/12/2021 - 18:43

Congratulations to Dr Olivia Hamilton who recently successfully defended her PhD thesis which aimed to advance current understanding of the cognitive changes associated with sporadic cerebral small vessel disease.

Dr Olivia Hamilton has successfully defended her PhD thesis, titled “Sporadic Cerebral Small... Read more

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