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08 Mar

Meet Eliza Orasanu - CDT in Medical Imaging alumna

by Katie Konyn
News

After achieving her PhD in medical imaging in October 2016, CDT graduate Eliza Orasanu has since moved on to start a career in medical research for industry. Here, Eliza shares her thoughts on making the transition from academic to industry resea...

22 Feb

Ask our STEM Ambassadors: Focus on Nooshin Ghavami

by Katie Konyn
News

Miss Nooshin Ghavami was recently interview by the UCL Faculty of Engineering regarding her work as a STEM ambassador. Nooshin joined the Centre for Doctoral Training in Medical Imaging in 2015 and is working towards her PhD within the field of c...

13 Feb

MiniMD in Medical Imaging - open for applications

by Katie Konyn
News

Applications are now open for the next MiniMD in Medical Imaging, which will run from 12-23 June 2017 and is open to non-clinical postdoctoral researchers. MiniMD is a two-week intensive course that provides non-clinical scientists with direct ...

19 Dec

Glaucoma drug may have potential to treat Alzheimer’s disease

by Katie Konyn
News

Researchers at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology have found that a drug used to treat glaucoma may have potential to treat Alzheimer’s disease. Published in Cell Death and Disease, the study found that the drug brimonidine, which is routinely ...

19 Dec

Machine learning approach allows for differentiation between MS and neuromyelitis optica

by Katie Konyn
News

Researchers were able to differentiate neuromyelitis optica from multiple sclerosis (MS) on MRI scans of patients’ gray matter thanks to a machine learning approach. Neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMO), or Devic’s disease, is oft...

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