Funding successes: December 2021

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Congratulations to all members of the Department who have recently been awarded research grants. Here is our round-up of the latest funding successes.

Please note, this list comprises awards that have recently been set up on College’s grants management system, with some manual additions. It may not, therefore, include all new grants awarded to Principal Investigators in the Department.


Principal Investigator Group Funder Funding scheme Proposal title  Awarded amount (£)
Professor Paul Matthews UK Dementia Research Institute Care and Technology Centre UK DRI Ltd MRC Equipment Competitive Opportunity UK DRI MRC Capital Bid 438,601
Professor David Sharp Clinical Neurology Rugby Football Union N/A The Advanced BRAIN Health Research Programme 1,320,000
Jennifer Crow Clinical Neurology National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) HEE/NIHR Integrated Clinical Academic Clinical Doctoral Research Fellowship Improving follow-up care for people after minor stroke: development and feasibility testing of a complex intervention 262,398
Michael David Clinical Neurology Medical Research Council (MRC) Clinical Research Training Fellowship Noradrenergic Biomarkers and their relationship to Therapeutic Response in Clinical Alzheimer’s Disease 202,302