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Exploring the future of myelin research in Cambridge - Interdisciplinary workshop

When

Thursday May 11th 2-5pm

Where

Lecture theatre, Department of Pharmacology

Description

The aim of the workshop is to bring together a group of cross disciplinary neuroscientists working on myelin to explore the future of this research field in Cambridge. The goal is to encourage dialogue and build strong foundations across the community with the view to future funding applications. 

This Interdisciplinary workshop is jointly organised and funded by Cambridge Neuroscience and the Wellcome Trust MRC Stem Cell Interdisciplinary Research Centres. 

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Programme at a Glance

 

13:30-14:00 Registration and refreshments, foyer, Department of Pharmacology


14:00-14:05 Introduction to the meetingDr Thora KaradottirWellcome Trust MRC Stem Cell Institute

Chaired by Professor John Suckling, Department of Psychiatry

14:05-14:30 Dr Thora KaradottirWellcome Trust MRC Stem Cell Institute

14:30-14:55 Dr Stephen Sawiak, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience

14:55-15:20 Professor Hugh Markus, Department of Clinical Neurosciences


15:20-15:50 Refreshmentsfoyer, Department of Pharmacology

Chaired by Professor Angela Roberts, Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience

15:50-16:15 Professor Robin Franklin, Wellcome Trust MRC Stem Cell Institute

16:15-16:40 Professor Ed BullmoreDepartment of Psychiatry

16:40-17:00 Open discussion: How we see the future of myelin research in Cambridge?

17:00 Closing remarks, Professor Ed BullmoreDepartment of Psychiatry


17:00-18:00 Drinks reception, Tea room, Department of Pharmacology (4th floor)

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Directions

The workshop will take place in the lecture theatre on the second floor of the Department of Pharmacology. Registration will take place and tea will be served in the foyer on the ground floor from 13:30. Drinks will be served in the tea room/balcony from 17:00-18:00. 

Department of Pharmacology, Tennis Court Road, CB2 1PD

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Registration

Registration is FREE but essential. Please enter N/A when prompted to enter grant code information.

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Sponsors

This workshop is sponsored by the Cambridge Neuroscience and Wellcome Trust MRC Stem Cell Interdisciplinary Research Centres.

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Contact

Please contact Dr Dervila Glynn for further information.



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