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  A new formulation approach utilising a series of material processing methods for developing less bulky pharmaceutical solid dosage forms
  Dr F Brako, Dr M Casely-Hayford
Application Deadline: 31 March 2020

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Could there be a more cost-effective pharmaceutical formulation approach where considerably less amount of excipients (non-active ingredients) are required, thus making medicines less bulky to allow the combination of multiple medicines to be presented as one reasonably sized unit?.
  Privacy-assuring signal processing for the release of healthcare data
  Dr B Rassouli, Dr H Ahmadi, Dr L Musavian, Prof G Green
Application Deadline: 31 January 2020

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Application deadline. Friday 31st January 2020. Start date. April 2020. Lead department. School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering.
  Music and language processing in autism and amusia
  Dr F Liu
Applications accepted all year round

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Music and language are fundamental traits of human existence. They both rely on complex sound sequences to convey meaning. It has been hotly debated whether the two are processed through distinct cognitive modules or using shared mechanisms.
  Reward Processing and Depression using Neuroimaging
  Prof C McCabe
Applications accepted all year round

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In our research group we are interested in how the brains response to reward and aversion might be a biomarker for risk to depression in adults and adolescents.
  ESRC CASE PhD Studentship: Understanding how people living with bipolar disorder talk about risk on social media
  Prof S Jones, Prof F Lobban, Dr P Rayson
Application Deadline: 18 February 2020

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Individuals living with bipolar disorder are likely to engage in behaviours which can be risky for themselves or others. This includes increased prevalence of suicide and self‐harm, excessive spending, alcohol or drug use and risky sexual behaviour.
  Machine Learning Methods for Behaviour Analysis in Cardiovascular Disease
  Prof T Chico, Prof L Mihaylova
Application Deadline: 29 January 2020

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Cardiovascular diseases affect patient’s day-to-day activities by causing symptoms such as breathlessness on exertion but there is no effective way to measure this.
  Addressing the problem of postoperative cancer relapses
  Prof P Forget
Application Deadline: 13 March 2020

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Using computer simulation and access to databases for patients treated with surgery, it was. proposed that relapses within 3 years of surgery are stimulated by the surgical procedure.
  Do rural-dwellers experience cancer symptoms differently? A mixed methods PhD project using the USEFUL a community-based cohort assessing prevalence and response to potential cancer symptoms)
  Prof P Murchie, Dr J Allan, Dr R Vieira
Application Deadline: 13 March 2020

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1. Background to the project. Scottish people living further from key healthcare facilities have less chance of prompt cancer diagnosis and poorer cancer survival than those living closer-by[1].
  Epidemiology and outcomes of psoriatric arthritis
  Dr G Jones, Prof G Macfarlane, Dr R Hollick
Application Deadline: 13 March 2020

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Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) presents a unique clinical challenge. Characterised by inflammatory joint disease, enthesitis, skin and nail disease, it is also associated with vascular risk and increased likelihood of metabolic syndrome.
  Expanding the Evidence Base Through Inter-Sectoral Partnerships for Action on Health Equity
  Dr L D'Ambruoso, Prof I Theodossiou, Prof P Abbott
Applications accepted all year round

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Described as the single most critical development failure of the past 30 years, the majority of births, deaths and causes of death in Africa and Asia are never recorded.
  What is the role of opioids in postoperative pain?
  Prof P Forget, Prof G Macfarlane
Application Deadline: 13 March 2020

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The question seems trivial but remains largely unresolved. The present project aims to address the question using different approaches.
  The influence of serious battlefield traumatic injury (SBTI ) upon cardiovascular disease (CARDIOVASCULARD) risk and heart rate variability
  Prof A Khattab
Application Deadline: 30 January 2020

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We face an unprecedented period in the history of armed conflict in the United Kingdom. Advances in personal protective equipment and medical care have led to the survival of soldiers with SBTI that would have been fatal previously.
  Use of inertial sensors for fall prediction in older people
  Dr A Shaheen, Dr A Cocks
Applications accepted all year round

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Falls in older people are a common cause of morbidity, mortality and loss of function. The physiological changes to the motor and sensory functions caused by ageing combined with the presence of other age-related diseases put this population at a high risk of falling.
  The impact of hearing difficulty on conversational interaction
  Dr D Knox, Dr R Gibson, Dr G Cassidy
Applications accepted all year round

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SEBE-19-001. This project focuses on how hearing difficulty impacts individuals’ ability to interact successfully. Conversational interaction is fundamental to the development of social attachments.
  Oferta de trabajo: PhD student for embryorad project
  Ms Joana Porcel
Application Deadline: 26 February 2020

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The Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal) is the fruit of an innovative alliance between academic, government, and philanthropic institutions to contribute to the efforts undertaken by the international community to address the challenges in global health.
  Interpretation of Features in Biological Images
  Dr A Managh
Application Deadline: 30 September 2020

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We are seeking applicants with an interest in data analysis and programming to develop methods to extract information from high resolution images of metals in tissue.
  Scalable big data analytics for healthcare translation
  Dr J Ho
Applications accepted all year round

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A range of specific PhD projects can be developed within the broad theme of scalable big data analytics for healthcare translation, including.
  Using multimodal brain imaging and brain stimulation techniques to investigate the role played by physiological inhibition in the representation of somatomotor maps in Tourette syndrome
  Prof S Jackson
Application Deadline: 29 February 2020

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Tourette syndrome (TS) is a common neurological disorder of childhood onset that is characterised by the occurrence of vocal and motor tics, and has been associated with alterations in the balance of excitatory and inhibitory signalling within cortical-striatal-thalamic-cortical brain circuits that are implicated in movement selection and habit learning.
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