Upcoming events

Upcoming events in the Centre for Integrative Physiology

Details of future events will be posted here as they become available.

Past Events

John Menzies

Constant Cravings: Does Food Addiction Exist ?

Dr John Menzies will be talking about food addiction on the Radio 4 programme Constant Cravings. The show will be broadcast on Thursday 30th April 2013 at 20:00 and on Sunday 5th May at 17:00.

John has also just published an article 'Can stress make you fat?' in The Skeptic magazine.

Constant Cravings on BBC iPlayer

The Delhi-Edinburgh Lecture Series

Students and staff are invited to join innovative live-streamed collaborative learning sessions, exploring topics of mutual interest at University of Edinburgh and University of Delhi.

12:00 - 13:00, Wednesday 3rd April Population: how much of a problem? Prof Roger Jeffery, University of Edinburgh

12:00 - 13:00, Monday 22nd April Reading Indian Literature: Reading Ourselves. Prof Harish Trivedi, University of Delhi

Venue: Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation, 15 South College Street.

The Delhi-Edinburgh Lecture Series

How it works Each of the lectures with supplementary material will be available to view online, in advance of a live interactive discussion session involving student audiences in Edinburgh and Delhi. The two Lecturers and staff from Edinburgh and Delhi will facilitate the discussion, answer questions and stimulate this novel collaborative learning experience for students from both Universities.

How to participate STEP 1: Watch the online introductory talks (available 1 week before the live interactive discussion).

STEP 2: Join the live Delhi - Edinburgh dialogue in person at Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation, 15 South College Street

Edward Sharpey-Schafer

Sharpey-Schafer Lecture

2nd November 2012 at 12.30pm in the Lecture Theatre, Hugh Robson Building.

This year's lecture will be delivered by Dr Patrice Mollard, Department of Endocrinology, Institute of Functional Genomics, Montpellier, France

2012 Sharpey-Schafer lecture

Mayank Dutia

Inaugural lecture: Professor Mayank Dutia

12th November 2012 from 5.15-6.15pm in Lecture Theatre A, The Chancellor’s Building, 49 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh, EH16 4SB..

Professor Mayank Dutia, Personal Chair of Systems Neurophysiology, will deliver his inaugural lecture with the title 'On balance: and the lack of it'.


Our seminar series features national and international speakers.

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