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Science in Health Public Lecture Series returns

19 September 2018

Science in Health Public Lecture Series

Our hugely popular series of FREE public lectures aim to open up areas of concern in health care and present new research on health issues on the public.

About the lecture series

The highly successful Science in Health Public Lecture Series is now in its sixteenth year and attracts a diverse audience of interested individuals including the public, secondary school pupils and professionals.

The lectures are FREE to attend; no booking is required.

There will be opportunities for sixth-form students to meet with some of the speakers before the lectures

Programme of Lectures

DateSpeakerTitle
Thurs 11 Oct 2018(in conjunction with the ‘Arthritis Research UK Biomechanics and Bioengineering Centre’ Cardiff University)
Professor Philip Conaghan, University of Leeds
Why do my joints hurt and what can I do about it?
Thurs 8 Nov 2018Panel of speakers from Genomics Partnership Wales and The 100,000 Genomes Project in WalesThe Welsh plan to transform patient care with genomics
Thurs 6 Dec 2018Dr Jonathan Tyrrell, Cardiff UniversityAntibiotic Resistance: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
Thurs 17 Jan 2019Professor Denis Murphy, University of South WalesMining and editing plant and animal genomes to improve global food security - scientific progress and ethical dilemmas
Thurs 21 Feb 2019Professor Edward Bullmore, Cambridge UniversityThe inflamed mind: a radical new approach to depression

Thurs 28 March 2019

Professor June Andrews, OBEDementia - the One Stop Guide

Directions

Lectures will be held in the Large Chemistry Lecture Theatre, Main Building, Cardiff University, Park Place, CF10 3AT.

Disabled access and free parking are available.

Lectures start at 7pm.

Contact

For more information please contact:

Medic Engagement