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EPSRC funded project for impaired eye movement control

12 August 2014

Professor Iain Gilchrist to use an EPSRC grant to develop a training app for children who have problems with eye movement coordination.

Iain Gilchrist from The School of Experimental Psychology and  Cathy Williams from The School of Community Medicine and Bristol Eye Hospital have been awarded a grant from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) to develop a training app for children who have problems with eye movement coordination.  

Commenting on the project Iain said 'Impaired eye movement control has big consequences for children in a range of important everyday situations and can have a significant impact on education progress.  This grant is the first step in developing the first evidence based therapy for this group of patients.'  

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