Advanced Care Research Centre

Academy Student Spotlights

Student profiles from the Advanced Care Research Centre Academy



Student Spotlight - Cameron Wilson

Cameron tells us about combining computer science and medicine, making friends at the Academy, and choosing a PhD that you're passionate about.

Student Spotlight - Emily Adams

Get to know Emily, an Academy student whose is using her background in health systems and social care to address homelessness and digital exclusion in her PhD.

Student Spotlight - Emilie McSwiggan

Meet Emilie, a former politician whose passion for public health has led her back to academia.

Student Spotlight - Vasilis Raptis

Get to know Vasilis, an Academy student who is combining his background in biological sciences with computational and statistical genetics to research delirium.

Student Spotlight - Wanok Godfrey

ACRC Academy student Wanok talks about being one of the first locally trained optometrists in Uganda, his experience as part of an interdisciplinary cohort, and his advice for prospective PhD students.

Student Spotlight - Elisa Cardamone

Meet Elisa, an Academy student whose "fragmented" CV proved to be the perfect fit for her interdisciplinary research project on practices of empathy in technology.

Student Spotlight - Anna Bryan

Academy student Anna tells us about choosing to do a PhD, studying in Scotland, and combining her passions for music and advanced care in her research.

Student Spotlight - Chris Lochhead

Get to know Chris, an Academy student using machine learning and computer vision to improve the health of adults in later life.