University of Nottingham
Brain Tumour Research
The Centre links over 60 researchers from 8 departments across the University and Nottingham University Hospital Departments conducting clinical and scientific research directed at increasing understanding of the biological nature of childhood brain tumours and using this knowledge to optimise the health outcomes for the child and family; in a forward-looking multidisciplinary research programme linking basic science to patient-centred care the University is currently testing hypotheses concerned with: neurodevelopment; tumour biology; health services research linked to processes of referral at diagnosis; application of novel imaging and genetic techniques aimed at comprehensive assessment of tumour biology; optimisation of drug selection and CNS targeting; clinical trials of novel therapies; classification of specific brain injury syndromes and techniques for their limitation; the development and application of methods for measuring health outcomes during and after treatment as experienced by children and young people.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||September 2017||-||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University Park Campus||Nottingham||NG7 2RJ||East Midlands|
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