The History of the First 100 Years of the British Journal of Anaesthesia
Dr S Snow, Dr C Timmermann
31 March 2019
Applications are invited for a fully-funded Doctoral Award, supported by the British Journal of Anaesthesia (BJA), to be held at the Centre for the History of Science, Technology & Medicine, University of Manchester, beginning in September 2019.
Self-management in burns aftercare: exploratory research
Dr J Mathers, Dr I Litchfield
Applications accepted all year round
Background. Some 250,000 individuals sustain burns in the UK every year with the potential of lasting impact on appearance, and psychological, social, and physical functioning.
Novel protein pathways regulating adipose tissue expansion during weight gain
Prof G Nixon, Dr J Rochford
19 April 2019
Adipose (fat) tissue expands during excessive food intake. While this is a normal physiological process to store energy, in sedentary individuals or those on a prolonged high fat diet, adipose tissue expansion can particularly occur abdominally, around several different organs.