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Thu, 04/15/2021 - 15:18

 Registration for the European Stroke Organisation (ESO) Guideline Webinar is now opened. 


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Guidelines about:

  • Blood pressure management in acute ischaemic stroke and intracerebral haemorrhage
  • Management of space-occupying brain infarction
  • Endarterectomy and stenting for carotid artery stenosis
  • Covert small vessel... Read more
Wed, 04/14/2021 - 17:58

New neuroimaging tools that use Convolutional Neural Network algorithms developed by the Sunnybrook Research Institute research group, University of Toronto, led by Professor Sandra Black.


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Intracranial volume algorithm

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Tue, 04/13/2021 - 10:57

Transatlantic Network of Research Excellence was granted an extension research on small vessel disease. Our project will continue until December 2023.

With deep gratitude to our funder Fondation Leducq for generously letting us to continue our work.


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The Researchers

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Tue, 04/06/2021 - 16:37

Dr Una Clancy and Dr Stewart Wiseman, two researchers from the Leducq Network, gave their presentation during the SVD Network Meeting.

 - Dr Una Clancy presentation, titled: Relatives’ concerns about declining cognition and function associates with small vessel disease progression”. 

- Dr Stewart Wiseman presentation, titled “Retinal changes as a means of... Read more

Thu, 03/04/2021 - 17:35

Professor Sandra Black was awarded the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society for Cognitive and Behavioural Neurology (SCBN). Each year, SBCN honors leaders in the field of cognitive and behavioral neurology.  The SBCN Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes outstanding... Read more

Thu, 03/04/2021 - 17:31

Research Fellow - a new vacancy at The University of Edinburgh, for British Heart Foundation & Alan Turing Institute funded project “Uncovering retinal microvascular predictors of compromised brain haemodynamics in small vessel disease”.


Vacancy details

JOB TITLE: Research Fellow


Tue, 03/02/2021 - 15:39

OSIPI Task Force is an international initiative that aims to collect and harmonise DCE/DSC code snippets from developers. 

Task force 2.3 will develop a library of open-source functions, scripts and pipelines for DCE/DSC perfusion imaging analysis. This is aimed at developers of DCE/DSC perfusion methods looking for specific functionality or development templates, or who want to share... Read more

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 15:29

The Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences at the University of Edinburgh invites everyone to join a talk from Professor Valentina Escott-Price  from the University of Cardiff School fo Medicine, titled 'Genomic profiling for prediction of Alzheimer’s disease risk'. 


The webinar will take place at 1pm on Moday, 8th March 2021.  Please, save the date in your callendar.

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Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:58

New book "Hankey's Cllinical Neurology" edited by Professor Philip B. Gorelick, Professor Fernando D. Testai, Professor Graeme J. Hankey, and Professor Joanna M. Wardlaw.

The book offers an up-to-date reference source in general clinical neurology. In addition to the anchor chapters on major areas such as headache, stroke, developmental disorders, dementia, epilepsy, acquired metabolic... Read more

Thu, 02/25/2021 - 17:45

This webinar is sponsored by the International Society for Neurovascular Disease (ISNVD) and is devoted to NEUROFLUIDS, that is all major extracellular fluid compartments of the central nervous system seen in a holistic and interactive manner. The focus will be on physiology, methods of study and associated diseases.

The event will feature a talk from Professor Helene Benveniste from... Read more