TC 8.2. Biological and Medical Systems

Funded 3-year PhD studentships available

The Nottingham Child Neuroimaging Initiative exploits the University of Nottingham’s international reputation in MR Physics and clinical excellence in childhood neuro-developmental disorders, to establish an interdisciplinary doctoral training programme that brings innovation in brain imaging, brain image analysis, and computational modelling to bear on the problem of understanding brain development in health and disease. Funded 3-year PhD studentships are now available to work on the following topics: • Combining brain imaging and brain stimulation approaches to investigate the occurrence and control of tics in Tourette syndrome (funded by the James Tudor Foundation). • Joint optimization of acquisition and analysis methods for children’s imaging • Multimodal imaging approaches to understand the development of brain networks in children with Tourette syndrome Click on the link below to learn more: