The 2021 SIDB Annual Research Retreat was a two-day programme of presentations, discussion and interactive dialogue, which took place on 30-31st August 2021 at the Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh.

In our website feature “Researcher in Spotlight” this month, we ask our researcher Leena Williams to tell us a bit more about herself. 

Interested in autism and related neurodevelopmental disorder research?

We have SIDB Fellowships and Postdoctoral Fellow positions. For more information and to submit an application, click the links below. 

Owen Gwydion James, a postdoctoral researcher (Chandran Lab), has recently published his first first-author paper in Developmental Cell.  

The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) awards 3-year long fellowships to up to 15 top scientists.

Tian Tian is a former PhD student in David Price's lab and now a postdoc in Matthew Nolan's

Welcome to the Clemens Lab, who recently started with SIDB in the fall of 2020.  

SIDB would like to congratulate Professor Sir Adrian Bird on being jointly awarded The Brain Prize 2020 with Professor Huda Zohgbi (Baylor College of Medicine in Texas) - 29th April 2020.

In our website feature “Researcher in Spotlight” this month we ask our researcher Chris Sibley to tell us a bit more about himself.

Congratulations to Dr Emily Osterweil for being awarded a Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) to study ribosome function in neuronal plasticity and autism.