Centre for Inflammation Research

Seminar series Jan-April 2017

Invited speakers

This seminar series takes place on a Friday at 12 noon (unless otherwise stated) in the Wellcome Auditorium, QMRI and is not open to the general public


Speaker Title Host
20 January 2017

Professor Bruna Corradetti

Department of Life and Environmental Sciences, Università Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy

Bio-mimicry: The road to regeneration Dr Antonella Pellicoro
27 January 2017

Dr Liz Sapey

Institute of Inflammation and Ageing, University of Birmingham

The role of the neutrophil in ageing and COPD Professor Moira Whyte
3 February 2017

Dr Sarah Herrick

Division of Cell Matrix Biology and Regenerative Medicine, University of Manchester

Deciphering the role of mesothelial cells in peritoneal fibrosis Professor Philippa Saunders
10 February 2017

Professor Maria Belvisi

Head, Respiratory Pharmacology Group, Pharmacology and Toxicology Section, Imperial College London

Transient receptor potential channels in chronic lung disease Dr Chengcan Yao
24 March 2017

Dr Christopher Chiu

Imperial College London

Pathogenesis and protective immunity in experimental human infection with influenza and RSV Dr Donald Davidson
31 March 2017

Professor Kazuya Kikuchi

Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University

In vivo imaging probes for clarifying cell functions Dr Marc Vendrell
5 April 2017

Dr Paul Kubes

Immunology Research Group, University of Calgary

Visualizing Immune Cells During Inflammation, Infection and Tissue Injury

Dr Jenna Cash

Organiser: Sonia Rafferty (sonia.rafferty@ed.ac.uk)