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MRC / Arthritis Research UK Centre PhD Studentship - The effect of physical exercise on neurocognitive functions of the young and ageing brain

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This is a 3 year project funded by the MRC-Arthritis Research UK Centre for Musculoskeletal Ageing Research ( The project is a cross-institutional collaboration between the University of Birmingham and the University of Nottingham and will be primarily situated at the University of Birmingham in the School of Psychology.

Experiments in animals and humans have long suggested that physical exercise improves cognitive functions (Kramer et al., 2007). ...

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Psychological sciences
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Medical sciences

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Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsUnited Kingdom
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Career StageExperienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
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University of Birmingham