The project is about visual impairment due to stroke. Specifically about unmet need in this population: we know that 1/5 of stroke survivors have visual loss, but the services can be very consistent.
The scholarship scheme to fund improvements in motor neurone disease (MND) care, set up by the Scottish Government in partnership with MND Scotland in honour of Scottish campaigner, Gordon Aikman, is now announcing its second call for applications.
Three exciting new PhD opportunities are now available at Glasgow Caledonian University. All are focused on improving life after stroke – two addressing visual impairment and one exploring upper limb function - with supervisors from NMAHP Research Unit’s stroke team.
An opportunity has arisen for nurses, midwives and allied health professionals in Scotland to apply for support for research activity that aims to make improvement(s) to patient care in line with recommendations of the Vale of Leven Hospital Inquiry Report 2014.
Healthcare Improvement Scotland is jointly hosting a symposium with Health Services Research Unit and the Health Economics Research Unit at the University of Aberdeen, and the Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions Research Unit at the Chief Scientist Office.