Oxford Biomedical Research Centre – Public Talks 2010/2011
|Subject & Speaker||Date||Venue||Comments|
|Infection Control – Prof Derrick Crook||23 Sept.
|2a &2b post-grad centre||Confirmed|
|Dr Jane Collier, Dr Ellie Barnes, Prof Paul Klenerman
Hepatitis C – Genes, screens and new vaccines. Viral Hepatitis affects 1 in 12 people in the world.
|Prof Paul Klenerman – Immunity Theme
How to be the perfect host
How the immune system protects us from infection and how infections outsmart the immune system. In particular there will be discussion of viral infections such as HIV and hepatitis C, and how vaccines against these and other micro-organisms are being developed.
|23 Nov||2a & 2b post-grad centre||Confirmed|
|Prof Paul Johnson –Diabetes Theme. Pancreatic Islet Transplantation for Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus – the bench has reached the bedside’||20th Jan||Same||Confirmed|
|Prof Chris Kennard – Brain Theme
With Olaf Ansorge and/or Prof Margaret Esiri (Brainbank)
|Professor Paul Wordsworth
Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences,
Ankylosing Spondylitis research
|May 24th||Same||This is a joint lecture to be held at the lecture theatre, level 1 of the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Windmill Road.|
|Prof Peter Rothwell
|5th July||2a & 2b post-grad centre at the John Radcliffe||tbc|
All are welcome to attend these talks and there is no need to register in advance. Talks begin at 6pm, doors open from 5.30pm for light refreshments.
For more information contact 01865 743341.