MRC Centre for Reproductive Health

SRI MRC-CRH Symposium

Scientific Symposium on Targeting inflammation to improve reproductive health across the lifecourse.

In collaboration with the Society for Reproductive Investigation and the MRC Centre for Reproductive Health. 


Wednesday 16 to Friday 18 August 2017.




The venue for this prestigious event will be held in the John McIntyre Conference Centre in the heart of Edinburgh.

View the John McIntyre website

Confirmed speakers

Dr Robert Taylor, Wake Forest University, North Carolina

Professor Sun Wei Guo, OB/GYN Hospital, Shanghi

Dr Thomas Zollner, Bayer HealthCare, Germany

Professor Chris Ponting, MRC Human Genetics, University of Edinburgh

Professor Phillip Bennett, Imperial College, London

Dr Yuichiro Miura, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan

Professor Eva Dimitriadis, Hudson Institute Melbourne

Professor Neil Carragher, Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh

Professor Catherina Becker, Centre for Neuroregeneration, University of Edinburgh

Dr Elizabeth (Ebbie) Stewart, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Professor Adriano Rossi, MRC Centre for Inflammation Research, University of Edinburgh

Dr Patrick Groothuis, Synthon Biopharmaceuticals B.V.

Professor Gordon Smith, University of Cambridge

Professor Charlie Gourley, Edinburgh Cancer Research Centre, University of Edinburgh 

Professor Jeffrey Pollard, MRC Centre for Reproductive Health, University of Edinburgh

Professor Stephen Tong, Mercy Perinatal Hospital, University of Melbourne 

Professor Heather Cubie, University of Edinburgh

Professor Sarah Howie, University of Edinburgh


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Tel: 0131 242 2694

Fax: 0131 242 6441


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