UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Seminar Series 2018

  • Tuesdays  1:00 - 2:00 pm Unless otherwise stated
  • Location: UCL GOS Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH
  • All welcome
  • Post seminar discussions for students 2.00 – 3.00 pm

Tuesday 15 May
Speaker:  Prof Greg Towers
Institution: Infection and Immunity UCL

Title: Catch me if you can: understanding innate immunity to viral infection and how to drug it

Venue: June Lloyd Room, PUW

Host: Dr Claire Deakin


Tuesday 22 May

Speaker:  Dr Holm Uhlig
Institution: Translational Gastroenterology Unit and Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford

Title: Primary immunodeficiency and intestinal inflammation - disease mechanisms and therapeutic opportunities

Venue: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre

Host: Dr Claire Booth


Tuesday 5 June

Speaker:  Dr Sikandar
Institution: UCL

Title: Neuronal basis of the transition from acute to chronic pain

Venue: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre

Host: Prof Lucy Wedderburn


Tuesday 19 June

Speaker:  Dr David Kent
Institution: Wellcome/MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge

Title:  Charting the cellular and molecular journey of single stem cells in ageing and cancer.

Venue: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre
Host: Prof Adrian Thrasher


Tuesday 3 July

Speaker: Prof John Wood
Institution: Molecular Nociception Group, Wolfson Institute for Biomedical Research, UCL

Title: New Insights into pain mechanisms

Venue: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre
Host: Prof Paul Gissen


Tuesday 17 July

Speaker: Dr Joe Standing
Institution: UCL GOS ICH

Title: Antimicrobial Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics: optimising dose and treatment choice

Venue: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre
Host: Prof Rosalind Smyth