PhD Studentship in the Institute of Neuroscience: Novel ways of treating visual hallucinations in …

Value of award: 100% of UK/EU tuition fees paid and annual living expenses of £14,296. Also includes additional funding to cover research costs and travel (conferences and collaborator visits). Successful international candidates will be required to make up the difference between the UK/EU fees and international fees. Number of awards: 1Start date and duration: 3 October 2016 for the 3 years. Overview Interested in a PhD that is looking to develop new ways to treat visual hallucinations? Nearly 50% of people who develop macular degeneration experience visual hallucinations, a condition which is typically known as Charles Bonnet syndrome (CBS). For around a third of people with CBS, the hallucinations are highly disturbing and impact on their day to day function. However, there is limited evidence on how these hallucinations can be treated. Aim: We are seeking to…


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