MRC Centre for Reproductive Health

SRI MRC-CRH Symposium

Scientific Symposium on Targeting inflammation to improve reproductive health across the lifecourse. 16 to 18 August 2017.

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

Wednesday 16, Thursday 17 and Friday 18 August 2017



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

View the John McIntyre website

Open for Abstract Submissions from 10 January, 2017

Submit to  Please mark the subject SRI Satellite 2017 Abstract submission.

Abstract submission deadline 24 May, 2017

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

Early Bird Registration until 1st July 2017

Early Bird Full Delegate Registration: £330.00

Early Bird Trainee Registration: £275.00

Undergraduate Registration £200.00

Special registration rate of £100 awarded to the top 25 Undergraduate/MSc abstracts

After 1st July 2017

Full Delegate Registration: £385.00

Trainee Registration: £330.00

Registration now open

Registration and accommodation

Register and to book accommodation for the SRI MRC-CRH Symposium.

Take advantage of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 4 - 28 August, 2017.

To take advantage of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival over the weekend, book additional accommodation with Edinburgh First.

Quoting  promotion code: CONF17, you will receive 15% off accommodation at Masson House at Pollock Halls.  Payment is taken at time of booking.

Link to Edinburgh First

Visit our online booking service

View the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2017 website. 

Contact details:

Tel: 0131 242 2694

Fax: 0131 242 6441


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