Daphne Jackson Fellowships help return scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians to their careers after a break of 2 or more years.
Over 33 million prescriptions for beta-blockers are dispensed each year to successfully treat angina, heart failure and high blood pressure, but for people who also have asthma, beta-blockers can worsen the symptoms. GPs are careful to consider a patients' history before prescribing the drugs, but to improve patient safety, additional checks may be needed.....
A study carried out by Dr Morag Maskey, a Daphne Jackson Fellow at Newcastle University, published yesterday in PLoS One, shows that children with autism who experience anxiety and phobias can be helped to overcome them using a virtual reality environment called the Blue Room, and cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT).
The Daphne Jackson Trust aims to return researchers to their careers with confidence, and