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  The role of parents in reducing the transmission of infectious diseases in schools.
  Dr J Rubin, Dr R Amlot
Application Deadline: 25 February 2019
Certain infectious diseases, including flu, diarrhoea and vomiting, spread readily among school children. To combat this, Public Health England has produced recommendations about the length of time children should be kept off school when sick.
  Help-seeking for symptoms of cancer among black and minority ethnic (BME) people in the UK
  Prof B Grunfeld
Applications accepted all year round
There is sustained evidence for enduring racial and ethnic disparities in health status and outcomes (Mayberry et al., 2000).
  Risk and resilience factors for psychosocial outcomes following breast reconstruction following breast cancer
  Prof B Grunfeld
Applications accepted all year round
There are mixed psychosocial outcomes following breast reconstruction; there are variations in self-reported mood, fear of recurrence, satisfaction with the reconstruction and body image concerns.
  Understanding social, genetic and environmental risks factors across eating disorders.
  Dr G Breen, Prof J Treasure
Application Deadline: 1 March 2019
Eating disorders are severe psychiatric illnesses associated with greatly reduced quality of life (Ágh et al., 2016) and increased mortality, rendering them the most lethal psychiatric disorders (Chesney, Goodwin, & Fazel, 2014).
  Social epidemiology: interactions, networks, and disease spread in a key pollinator
  Prof M Brown, Prof M Fisher
Application Deadline: 15 January 2019
Disease spread – in humans, domesticated animals and plants, and wildlife – is a major threat to health and ecosystem services. However, how diseases spread – their epidemiology – in complex social organisms, like humans and bees, is poorly understood.
  Adolescent mental health and cognitive development in the SCAMP cohort: investigating multifactorial pathways to better understand the development of mental health resilience and vulnerability during adolescence
  Dr M Toledano
Application Deadline: 4 January 2019
One in six 15-19 year-olds in the UK show symptoms of mental illness, withhalf of adult mental illness manifesting during adolescence, a time of mental vulnerability.
  Cognition and Development in Infants and Children with Chronic Liver Disease
  Dr J Day
Application Deadline: 31 December 2018
Supervisors. Dr Jemma Day, Dr Grainne McAlonan and Dr Jonathan Muircheartaig, Prof Anil Dhawan. Covert hepatic encephalopathy (CHE), a spectrum of neuropsychological problems of patients with chronic liver disease (CLD), is caused by an accumulation of toxic substances that are normally removed by the liver.
  Depression in renal dialysis patients: the role of inflammation.
  Prof K Bhui
Application Deadline: 3 January 2019
Applications are invited from graduates in biomedical or related sciences for a three year studentship which will commence in 2019 and will be based at the Centre for Psychiatry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, at Queen Mary University of London.
  Fostering Inclusivity in Smart City Design - Investigating the Perception of Inclusivity in a Design Agenda
  Dr E Bohemia, Dr K Kuzmina
Application Deadline: 10 January 2019
Loughborough University is a top-ten rated university in England for research intensity (REF2014) and an outstanding 66% of the work of Loughborough’s academic staff who were eligible to be submitted to the REF was judged as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’, compared to a national average figure of 43%.
  Inequality, Health Beliefs, Networks and Inference: Exploring the Links Between Social Co-ordinates and Network Structure
  Dr N Jones
Applications accepted all year round
PhD Project. Imperial College Mathematics. Student Background. Theoretical Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, Electrical Engineering (BioMedical knowledge not required).
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