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Factors Impacting Trial Participation in People with MND (FIT-Participation-MND)

Emily Beswick describes theFIT-Participation-MND study. The purpose of this study is to improve our understanding of why people with a diagnosis of MND choose to participate, or not participate, in…

From  Rebecca Devon on October 5th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Anne Rowling Clinic announcement Sep 2019

J.K. Rowling donates further £15m to multiple sclerosis research The author J.K. Rowling has donated £15.3m to the University of Edinburgh to help improve the lives of people with…

From  Rebecca Devon on September 11th, 2019 0 likes 394 plays 0  

Taking part in research: Karin & Carson

Karin Ralton, who has multiple sclerosis, and her husband Carson Ralton, talk about their experiences of taking part in research studies at the Anne Rowling Regenerative Neurology Clinic. …

From  Rebecca Devon on December 12th, 2018 0 likes 117 plays 0  

Taking part in research: Rhona

Rhona Ford, who has multiple sclerosis, talks about her experiences of taking part in the Biotin research study at the Anne Rowling Regenerative Neurology Clinic.

From  Rebecca Devon on December 11th, 2018 0 likes 158 plays 0  

Edinburgh Imaging PhD Expo 2018

The annual Edinburgh Imaging PhD Expo event took place at the Informatics Forum on the 18th October, and was a huge success! The PhD Expo provides PhD students from across the University of Edinburgh…

From  Chloe Martin on November 7th, 2018 0 likes 105 plays 0  

Elsevier Scopus Awards 2018: profile of awardee Dr Sarah McGlasson

Video interview with Sarah McGlasson, winner of the Elsevier / US-UK Fulbright Commission 2018 UK Early Career Researcher Award in Medicine. #ECRAwards2018…

From  Rebecca Devon on October 9th, 2018 0 likes 29 plays 0  

CARE-MND research project: Tracey Millar

Senior Research Nurse Tracey Millar describes the Medical Research Council-funded brain bank, for people with MND in Scotland who wish to donate brain and spinal cord tissue after death.

From  Rebecca Devon on December 4th, 2017 0 likes 66 plays 0  

Another good reason to lower blood pressure: stroke due to brain haemorrhage

Professor Rustam Al Shahi Salman , Professor of Clinical Neurology, University of Edinburgh

From  Jane Haley on June 28th, 2017 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Impact of simple treatments on the global burden of stroke

Dr Will Whitely, MRC Clinician Scientist and Honorary Consultant Neurologist, University of Edinburgh

From  Jane Haley on June 21st, 2017 0 likes 9 plays 0  

CARE-MND research project: Danielle Leighton

Clinical researcher Danielle Leighton describes a clinical research project for people living with motor neurone disease (MND) called 'Regenerative Neurology Tissue Bank'.

From  Rebecca Devon on June 1st, 2017 0 likes 81 plays 0  

CARE-MND research project: Laura Stephenson

Research nurse Laura Stephenson describes a clinical research project for people with MND: the CARE-MND platform and MND Register.

From  Rebecca Devon on June 1st, 2017 0 likes 53 plays 0  

CARE-MND research project: Jenna Gregory

Clinical researcher Jenna Gregory describes the GTAC clinical research project for people with motor neurone disease (MND).

From  Rebecca Devon on June 1st, 2017 0 likes 94 plays 0  

Voice banking BBC Breakfast 05 02 17

Demonstration of a pioneering new voice banking program research program at the anne rowling clinic in Edinburgh

From  Rebecca Devon on May 2nd, 2017 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Speak:Unique, The Voicebank Research Project

The Voicebanking Research Project at the University of Edinburgh aimed to create personalised synthetic voices for use in communication aids. The project was a collaboration between the Euan…

From  Rebecca Devon on May 2nd, 2017 0 likes 81 plays 0