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IWD2021: PCOS at the Intersections

The DAISy-PCOS Leadership team are involved with two events for International Women’s Day. PCOS at the Intersections will ask: Does race impact the way we experience PCOS? Do Women of Colour feel represented within the healthcare or advocacy space? About this Event Our understanding of PCOS is very limited, whether that be medically, or in … Continue reading IWD2021: PCOS at the Intersections

IWD2021: Our Health Matters, Period.

To mark International Women’s Day 2021, join women involved in the DAISy-PCOS Leadership Programme for an online community-led panel discussion focused on inequity in women’s healthcare. Using Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) as a case study on which to frame this broader discussion, these women will lead the event and share their personal experiences to highlight how … Continue reading IWD2021: Our Health Matters, Period.

DAISy-PCOS PhD Studentship Opportunity in Machine Learning / Computer Science

The DAISy-PCOS team have a new PhD studentship opportunity in Machine Learning / Computer Science available, supervised by DAISy-PCOS Principle Investigator Professor Wiebke Arlt from the Institute of Metabolism & Systems Research and Professor Peter Tino from the School of Computer Science Project title: Integrated machine learning approaches to dissect the link between androgen excess and … Continue reading DAISy-PCOS PhD Studentship Opportunity in Machine Learning / Computer Science

Recruitment Open!

We are now actively recruiting for the DAISy-PCOS study with centres in Birmingham and several other cities in the UK and Ireland. DAISy-PCOS is a research study that investigates how male hormones contribute to the increased risk of metabolic disease in PCOS – more info here: https://daisypcos.com/research/ If you have confirmed or suspected PCOS and … Continue reading Recruitment Open!

DAISy-PCOS Leadership Programme: We Need You!

We are excited to announce an opportunity to join us for the DAISy-PCOS Leadership Programme supported with public engagement funding from the Wellcome Trust and carried out by our multidisciplinary team at the Institute of Metabolism & Systems Research (IMSR), with the support of specialists working at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital and the Birmingham Women’s … Continue reading DAISy-PCOS Leadership Programme: We Need You!

New PCOS video

A new short video about PCOS has been compiled by Dwi Melson, a medical student as a submission to the Society for Endocrinology Video Award 2020.