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MRC DiMeN Doctoral Training Partnership

Discovery Medicine North

Research Areas

DiMeN builds on previous successful training partnerships to create a distinctive environment, linking internationally recognised centres of research excellence to provide superb doctoral training opportunities addressing MRC skill priority areas.

The partnership is united by the overarching vision of ‘Discovery Medicine across the Lifecourse’. The training opportunities focus on three complementary themes:

  • Genetic Influences on Health
  • Ageing and Disease
  • Bioinformatics and Personalised Medicine

Our projects deliver training in stratified medicine, focussing on the best treatment for every patient.

Programme benefits

  • A breadth of training opportunities from single molecules to the patient
  • 24 fully funded studentships each year
  • Cutting edge technologies and state-of the-art facilities to deliver world-class results