Changing the Conversation Through Research - video now available

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August 2022: The 'Changing the Conversation Through Research' video provides an hour-long run through of the Euan MacDonald Centre's research and vision.

This is a recording of a live event that was held as a satellite of the European Network to Cure ALS (ENCALS) annual conference, in Edinburgh, Scotland in June 2022.

It was intended to showcase the spectrum of MND research taking place across Scotland under the Euan MacDonald Centre umbrella, and to thank our generous and loyal founders, supporters and funders.

The event was sponsored by MND Scotland and the My Name'5 Doddie Foundation.


Host - Professor Siddharthan Chandran

Presenters -
(4'36") Judy Newton: "MND specialist nursing: integrating routine clinical care whilst advancing research"

(19'15") Dr Chris Henstridge: "Finding clues from brains: postmortem analysis of human MND brain"

(28'04") Alessandra Cardinali: "MND in a dish: using human stem cells in the hunt for new therapies"

(36'29") Dr Suvankar Pal: "Innovation in clinical trials for MND: MND-SMART"

(47'47") Emily Beswick: "Future directions"

The recording ends with a few words from Centre co-founder, Donald MacDonald.


Related links

About the Euan MacDonald Centre

Research themes

MND-SMART website

Euan's story

Professor Siddharthan Chandran's profile

Judy Newton's profile

Chris Henstridge's profile

Suvankar Pal's profile

European Network to Cure ALS (ENCALS) conference Edinburgh 2022

This article was published on: Wednesday, July 27, 2022