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Current Events

Current Events

Recent Events

  • Visualisation in Science Conference
    5th April 2017
  • Industry Day 2017 & Official Opening of Imaging Centre of Excellence (ICE)
    29th March 2017

Inaugural Lectures

Inaugural Lectures

Past Inaugural Lectures

Date Speaker Details
17 December 2015
12.30
Professor Jonathan CavanaghProfessor of Psychiatry
Title: The neuroimmunology of psychiatric phenotypes: molecules and mechanisms
Institute of Health and Wellbeing

Chair: Professor Jill Pell

Professor Joanna Morris - Professor of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Title: Comparative oncology: how similar are dogs and man?
School of Veterinary Medicine

Chair: Professor Ewan Cameron

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11 November 2015
12.30
Professor Harry de Koning – Professor of Parasite Biochemistry and Pharmacology
Title: Resistance to anti-microbial drugs: The story of African sleeping sickness
Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation

Chair: Professor Gerard Graham

Professor Colin McCowan – Professor of Health Informatics
Title: Where’s Wally? I can’t find him: Using routinely collected clinical data for research in a safe, secure environment
Institute of Health and Wellbeing

Chair: Professor Laurence Moore

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28 October 2015
12.30
 
Professor Edward Tobias - Professor of Genetic Medicine
Title: Using cutting-edge technologies to identify genetic causes of human disorders and to enhance teaching
School of Medicine

Chair: Professor Matthew Walters

Professor Olivia Wu - Professor of Health Technology Assessment
Title: Evidence Synthesis – the art of seeing the wood and the trees
Institute of Health and Wellbeing

Chair: Professor Jill Pell

Watch a video of these lectures - apologies for the low sound level

17 August 2015
12.30
Professor Paul Shiels - Professor of Epigenetics
Title: The molecular determinants of good and bad ageing in Glasgow
Institute of Cancer Sciences
 
Chair: Professor Jeff Evans

Professor Maureen Bain - Professor of Comparative Anatomy and Histology
Title: Eggs, knowledge exchange and impact
Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine

Chair: Professor Ewan Cameron

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11 May 2015
12.30

Professor Daniel Smith - Professor of Psychiatry 
Title: Bipolar Expeditions: Past, Present and Future
Institute of Health and Wellbeing

Chair: Professor Jill Pell

Professor Sandosh Padmanabhan - Professor of Cardiovascular Genomics and Therapeutics
Title: Dissecting blood pressure - genes, small-molecules and populations
Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences

Chair: Professor Godfrey Smith

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21 Nov 2014
12.30

Professor Colin Selman - Professor of Biogerontology 
Title: Intervening in ageing through diet and genes
Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine

Chair: Professor Dan Haydon

Video is unavailable, apologies for any inconvenience

Professor Kostas Tokatlidis - Cathcart Chair of Biochemistry
Title: Redox regulation of mitochondria biogenesis
Institute of Molecular, Cell and Systems Biology

Chair: Professor Richard Cogdell

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14 Nov 2014
12.30

Professor Ruth Zadoks - Professor in Molecular Epidemiology
Title: Molecular Epidemiology - an Interdisciplinary Journey
Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine

Chair: Professor Dan Haydon

Video is unavailable, apologies for any inconvenience

Professor Jason Matthiopoulos - Professor of Spatial and Population Ecology 
Title: Ecology: a predictive science
Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine

Chair: Professor Dan Haydon

Video is unavailable, apologies for any inconvenience

29 Oct 2014
13.00

Professor Tomasz GuzikRegius Chair of Physiology/Cardiovascular Pathobiology
Title: Is hypertension an inflammatory disease?
Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences

Chair: Professor Rhian Touyz

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Professor Rory O'ConnorChair in Health Psychology
Title: Understanding Suicidal Behaviour
Institute of Health & Wellbeing

Chair: Professor Jill Pell

7 Oct 2014
13.00

Professor Laurence MooreDirector of the MRC/CSO Social & Public Health Sciences Unit
Title: Public Health Improvement: it’s not rocket science!?
Institute of Health & Wellbeing

Chair: Professor Jill Pell

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25 July 2014

Professor Sean Grimmond - Chair of Medical Genomics
Title: Decoding cancers at single nucleotide resolution
Institute of Cancer Sciences

Chair: Professor Jeff Evans

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Professor John Gibson - Professor of Medicine in relation to Dentistry
Title: Putting the mouth back in the body
Glasgow Dental School

Chair: Professor Jeremy Bagg

Video is unavailable, apologies for any inconvenience

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