New Studenships

Award of Anatomical Society Studentships

The Anatomical Society is delighted to announce the award of three new research studentships.  These awards are the outcome of the Society’s annual studentship competition open to its members.

Studentships will start in October 2016 and each award funds 3 years of postgraduate training and study towards a PhD.

Studentships provide funding for research focused on specific projects associated with anatomical science.  Details of these funded projects are below:

Lead Supervisor:  Dr Albert Basson
Co-Supervisor:  Dr Cynthia Andoniadou
University: Department of Craniofacial Development and Stem Cell Biology, King’s College, London
Project Title: Dissecting the causes of frontal cortex abnormalities in a mouse model for CHARGE syndrome
Student: Mr Alex Donovan
Project Resume 

Lead Supervisor:  Dr Gabrielle Finn
University: Anatomy, School of Biosciences, University of Edinburgh and Hull York Medical School
Joint Co-Supervisor: Dr Michael Ross
University: Centre for Medical Education, Medical School, University of Edinburgh
Joint Co-Supervisor: Dr Claire Smith
University: Brighton and Sussex Medical School, University of Brighton and Sussex
Project Title: A Mixed Methods Study of Designing and Developing a Standardised Anatomy Curriculum in Nursing Education 
Student: Ms Siobhan Connolly
Project Resume 

Lead Supervisor:  Dr Adam Taylor
Co-Supervisor: N/A
University: Lancaster Medical School, University of Lancaster
Project Title: An anatomical role for adipocytes in normal and pathological bone formation
Student: TBA
Project Resume 

Table of all funded Studentships

Past Studentships

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