Our Postdoctoral Fellowships (formerly called Senior Research Training Fellowships) are awarded to outstanding postdoctoral candidates from the nursing or allied health professions, and are intended to enable you to embark on an independent career in academic stroke research.
Our Postgraduate Fellowships (formerly called Junior Research Training Fellowships) enable outstanding graduates to obtain a postgraduate research qualification (MPhil or PhD), giving you the required skills to ultimately undertake an independent career in stroke research.
Our joint Stroke Association/ MRC Clinical Training Fellowship.
This funding creates dedicated time for healthcare professionals in England working in an eligible profession to develop an application for a doctoral level training Fellowship, and undertake a training programme to give them the skills to apply for doctoral level funding.
We want to explore whether an existing therapy, Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), can be used with people with aphasia. We also want to collect information to help us design a future large-scale trial evaluating this approach. SFBT is a ‘talking therapy’, which explores a person’s strengths and resilience to help build positive change in their lives.
Our Postgraduate Fellowships enable outstanding graduates to obtain a postgraduate research qualification (MPhil or PhD), giving them the required skills to ultimately undertake an independent career in stroke research.
Our Postdoctoral Fellowships are intended to provide outstanding postdoctoral candidates the necessary skills and training for the development of an independent career in academic stroke research.
As part of our research programme, we fund exceptional candidates from stroke professional backgrounds to our prestigious Postgraduate and Postdoctoral Fellowship positions.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans provide lots of data on the health of a person’s brain, not all of which is routinely used in clinical practice. This project will continue the development of tools to assess the brain scans of people with stroke.
Dr Yvonne Chun, Stroke Association Princess Margaret Fellow is awarded a CSO Academic Fellowship to continue her research in anxiety after stroke.