Centre for Reproductive Health

Seminar Series

As part of the Centre for Reproductive Health's commitment to research, a series of seminars are on offer to the local scientific and clinical community.


The CRH offers presentations by CRH staff, students and external academics.

Available to the Edinburgh BioQuarter community on the dates shown, between 2-3pm in the Seminar Room (1.05) of the Institute for Regeneration and Repair (unless otherwise stated).



2 February

"The cell biology of PTEN-driven invasion in ovarian cancer"

David Bryant

Reader, School of Cancer Sciences, University of Glasgow & Beatson Institute

- A Biochemical Society sponsored talk


16 February

"Lipidomics at the population scale to understand the metabolic syndrome"

Jules Griffin

Rowett Institute Director, Aberdeen University

- A Biochemical Society sponsored talk


23 February

"How human rights matter for menstrual health"

Inga Winkler

Associate Professor, Central European University

- A Biochemical Society sponsored talk


8 March

"Multiomic profiling of ovarian carcinosarcoma"

Robb Hollis

IGC Langmuir Talent Fellow, CRUK Scotland Centre


15 March

MScR Poster Presentations (3-5pm)


5 April

"The role of PABP4 in intra-uterine growth restriction"

Mathias Lorbeer

Postdoctoral Researcher


"The role of SIGLEC1 + marcrophages in breast cancer progression"

Nikki Graham

Postdoctoral Researcher


19 April

"Sexual health (including contraception; abortion care; cervical cancer screening)"

The CAIRN (contraception and abortion research) Research Group

Professor Sharon Cameron 

Consultant in Gynaecology and Sexual and Reproductive Health, NHS Lothian


26 April

"Preserving Fertility in cancer and beyond: Bridging Clinical and Basic Science Perspectives"

Professor Richard Anderson 

Elsie Inglis Professor of Clinical Reproductive Science, University of Edinburgh


Dr Evelyn Telfer 

Chair of Reproductive Biology, University of Edinburgh


17 May

"Public Health and Policy priorities in Women's Health"

Anna Glasier

Women’s Health Champion for Scotland


23 May

Emma Crosbie

Professor of Gynaecological Oncology, Manchester University


Please contact crh-research-clinic@ed.ac.uk for further info or to discuss additions to this seasons programme