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  An investigation of psychological and clinical factors associated with the development of chronic or persistent pain in children and young people with inflammatory and non-inflammatory musculoskeletal conditions.
  Dr L Cordingley, Prof W Thomson, Dr R Lee, Dr J McDonagh
Applications accepted all year round

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Background. Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) is an inflammatory arthritis presenting in children and young people. Pain is one of the main features of JIA and it is often described as one of the most burdensome yet invisible symptoms of this long-term condition.
  The impact of male partners on breastfeeding initiation, exclusivity, and continuation: An investigation of new and expectant fathers in the UK
  Dr E Doe
Applications accepted all year round

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Applications are invited for a PhD research student on a project assessing the role male partners play in the initiation, exclusivity and continuation of breastfeeding, with the ultimate aim of intervention design.
  An investigation of management care pathways and health inequalities amongst older people with stroke and atrial fibrillation in care homes: A mixed-methods project
  Prof GYH Lip, Dr D Lane
Application Deadline: 22 March 2020

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There are more than 1.2 million stroke survivors in the UK and stroke is a leading cause of disability and mortality in the UK. After discharge from hospital, stroke survivors are likely to have complex physical, cognitive and psychological care needs.
  FoodBioSystems DTP - Investigation of the capacity of a diet rich in lutein and zeaxanthin to increase macular pigment density, thereby potentially reducing the risk of age-related macular degeneration by dietary means.
  Prof M Rayman, Prof J Woodside, Dr J Brown
Application Deadline: 6 March 2020

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Research Group. FOODBIOSYSTEMS BBSRC DTP. Research question. Can consuming a healthy plant food, rich in protective macular pigments, be a lifestyle strategy that has the potential to reduce the risk of age-related macular degeneration (AMD)?.
  4 Full-time Studentships funded by the NIHR Applied Research Collaboration

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Four Full-time PhD studentships are available, funded by the NIHR Applied Research Collaboration (ARC) North West Coast.
  Understanding the biomechanical changes associated with a popular walking programme to optimise care for individuals with arthritis and musculoskeletal conditions.
  Dr K Martin, Dr D Blana
Application Deadline: 27 March 2020

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This is an exciting, interdisciplinary project that brings together social science, data science and engineering, and will give the student invaluable skills for a career in academia or the medical technology sector.
  Developing statistical longitudinal models to investigate the effects of life course events and decisions over the long term on the physical and mental health of the elderly
  Dr P Soan, Dr R McNiece
Applications accepted all year round

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This study aims to develop statistical models to describe and investigate the effects of life course events and decisions over the years on well-being in later life.
  How can public support be fostered for controversial, but evidence-based, drug policies that will improve outcomes for stigmatised and marginalised groups?
  Dr H R Sumnall, Dr A Atkinson, Dr S Gage, Dr I Hamilton
Applications accepted all year round

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The UK is currently facing some of the highest levels of deaths related to controlled drug use on record. People who use drugs (PWUD) also face other health and social harms related to their drug use, and because of the ways in which society chooses to respond to their drug use.
  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.
  FoodBioSystems DTP - Optimising the sensorial and nutritional value of plant based milk alternatives
  Dr S Lignou, Dr R Elliott, Prof L Methven
Application Deadline: 6 March 2020

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Research Group. FOODBIOSYSTEMS BBSRC DTP. Plant based milk alternative (PBMA) sales increased 33% between 2015 and 2017 and almost a quarter (23%) of Brits are using these products, with many choosing oat-milk alternatives (OMA) that are considered the most sustainable.
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