Conferences, seminars and other events

4th Young Investigators Symposium

4th Young Investigators Symposium

This event was held on Thursday August 25th and as showcased new research by an international group of early career researchers.

The conference was organised by Dr Lilach Sheiner, Dr Richard McCulloch and Dr Vickie Curtis and is held annually.  Information about previous meetings in the Young Investigator series can be found here.

2016 speakers included:

Mattie C Pawlowic (Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Disease, University of Georgia, USA);
Natalie Silmon De Monerri (Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA);
Sam Alsford (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK);
Lisa Reynolds (University of British Columbia, Canada);
James Cotton (Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, UK);
T. Nicolai Siegel (Institute for Molecular Infection Biology, University of Wurzburg, Germany);
Paul Capewell (Wellcome Trust Centre for Molecular Parasitology, Glasgow)
Fiona Achar (Wellcome Trust Centre for Molecular Parasitology, Glasgow).

The keynote speaker was Dr Tim Anderson from the Texas Biomedical Research Institute.

YIS 2016