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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 (www.birmingham.ac.uk/musculoskeletal-ageing). 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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Research Fields

Psychological sciences
Computer science
Medical sciences
Neurosciences
Physics

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Programme Description
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsUnited Kingdom
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
Website of Fellowship Programmehttp://www.nature.com/naturejobs/science/jobs/364079-mrc-arthritis-research-uk-centre-phd-studentship-the-effect-of-physical-exercise-on-neurocognitive-functions-of-the-young-and-ageing-brain
Fellowship's Details
Career StageExperienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
Research ProfilesNot defined
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Application deadline

27/01/2014

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EURAXESS ID

63886

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