Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences

News Jul-Dec 2020

CCBS news from July to December 2020

Max Perutz Science Writing Award winner

Oct 2020: Many congratulations to our PhD student Maria Stavrou, who has received a commendation in the 2020 MRC Max Perutz Science Writing competition.

Welcome to our two new Chancellor's Fellows

Sept 2020: We would like to extend our congratulations and a warm welcome to new Chancellor's Fellows who have joined CCBS over the last few months: Dr Tim Czopka and Dr Bhuvaneish T Selvaraj.

Cell batteries offer clues to MS

Aug 2020: CCBS scientists have discovered a way that the body can protect itself from damage linked to multiple sclerosis (MS), accelerating the search for treatments.

Congratulations on staff promotions

August 2020: Many congratulations to Sue Fletcher-Watson, Richard Chin, Will Whiteley, Paul Brennan, Heather Whalley, Rachael Wood and Szu-Han Wang who have all received academic promotions.

Early-career researcher successes in Division of Psychiatry

July 2020: There have been many successes for early-career researchers in Psychiatry recently in obtaining fellowships or lectureships. Many congratulations to Miruna Barbu, Lucy Stirland, Alex Kwong, Liana Romaniuk and Donncha Mullin!