UCL Institute of Cardiovascular Science

Events

Doxorubicin-Induced Cardiotoxicity: Basic and Clinical Perspectives
Dr Laura Cove-Smith
Department Haemato-Oncology, University of Manchester
Fri 10th October, 13.00-14.00
The Elias Library and Seminar Room (3rd floor)
The Hatter Cardiovascular Institute
67 Chenies Mews, London WC1E 6HX

Cancer Therapy-Induced Cardiotoxicity: Basic Mechanisms and Potential Cardioprotective Strategies

Dr Helen Maddock
Director, Biomedical Sciences Applied Research Group, University of Coventry
Tue 14th October, 13.00-14.00
The Elias Library and Seminar Room (3rd floor)
The Hatter Cardiovascular Institute
67 Chenies Mews, London WC1E 6HX





Derek Yellon awarded an honorary DSc by the University of Cape Town

Prof Derek Yellon

This is in recognition of his distinguished basic and clinical research into the mechanisms underlying the phenomena of myocardial ischaemia-reperfusion injury and cardioprotection. In addition, his significant contribution, to molecular research and cardiovascular medicine as a whole is also recognised.

Professor Yellon has been Professor of Molecular & Cellular Cardiology at UCL since 1993 and has made an impact on basic and clinical cardiology worldwide. He has published more than 450 papers and edited 22 books.

He has enabled collaboration between academic institutions in the northern and southern hemispheres through the Hatter Cardiovascular Institute and the longstanding collaboration between UCL and the University of Cape Town.