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Wed, 12/02/2020 - 15:35

MIUA 2021 is the 25th-anniversary conference of the Medical Image Understanding and Analysis series organised in the United Kingdom for communicating research progress within the community interested in biomedical image analysis. Its goals are the dissemination and discussion of research in biomedical image analysis and machine learning and aims to encourage the growth and to raise the profile... Read more

Wed, 12/02/2020 - 14:19

A recent bibliometric analysis on the most cited meta-analyses of diagnostic studies ranked SVD Research publication titled "Carotid artery stenosis: accuracy of noninvasive tests-individual patient data meta-analysis" from 2009 as  53rd as in the whole field of radiology.

The first author, Dr Francesca Chappell explains the purpose of the paper and the implications of the... Read more

Tue, 11/24/2020 - 16:59

Dr Fergus Doubal and Professor Joanna Wardlaw's book chapter "Small Vessel Disease" is available for reading in "Oxford Textbook of Neurologic and Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology", in section 4. The book was available online in October 2020, and from November has been available in print.


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Wed, 11/04/2020 - 16:45

The UK & Ireland Early Career Blood-Brain Barrier Symposium has been running since 2011 and is held on a yearly basis. This provides an opportunity for early career researchers to present their research on the barriers of the CNS in the form of a platform talk or posters and to encourage networking between BBB researchers.

This year's symposium is also a joint meeting with the UK... Read more

Wed, 11/04/2020 - 16:00

Dr Una Clancy wins the first prize for her presentation on the Mild Stroke Study 3 work at the Harvey Symposium 2020, run by the Royal Society of Medicine. The event took place on Friday, 30th October. Congratulations!

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Wed, 10/28/2020 - 17:30

Dr Maria Valdés Hernández, the Row Fogo Lecturer in Medical Image Analysis, has recently published her second book as a senior editor, in Springer.

Predictive Intelligence in Medicine. Third International Workshop, PRIME 2020 Held in Conjunction with MICCAI 2020 Lima, Peru, October 8, 2020... Read more

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 18:09

Professor Joanna Wardlaw, Dr Fergus Doubal and Dr Una Clancy poster ‘Informant-reported decline associates with silent acute stroke lesions and worse small vessel disease in mild stroke patients’ has been listed for the President's Round for the British Geriatric Society (BGS) Autumn Meeting 2020. The meeting will be held between Wednesday 25th - Friday 27th November 2020.


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Tue, 09/29/2020 - 11:32

Dr Michael Stringer from The University of Edinburgh Small Vessel Disease Research team won the Prize for Research Supervision during the Postdoc Appreciation Week 2020 held in the Edinburgh BioQuarter. His work was recognised from amongst 15 other contenders. Warm congratulations!


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Tue, 09/22/2020 - 16:58

The University of Edinburgh Small Vessel Disease Research scientists will present during the European Stroke Organisation (ESO) Conference held on the 7th-9th November 2020.

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Tue, 09/22/2020 - 16:53

Professor Joanna Wardlaw was awarded the ‘Scottish Dementia Research Consortium (SDRC) Most Published Author in 2019’ in September 2020, jointly with Dr Graciela Muniz Terrera.

Professor Wardlaw gave her keynote virtual lecture titled ‘ Research in Vascular Dementia 2019-20’ at the  SDRC Conference 2020: Unlocking the Mysteries of Data Conference held in Glasgow (Scotland).  The event... Read more