The Department was well represented at this
year’s population domain symposium, with several oral and poster presentations.
Camille Lassale was awarded the prize for the best ECR oral presentation for
her paper ‘Inflammatory markers are associated with age-related hearing
impairment: the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing’, and Andrea Smith was
highly commended for her poster entitled ‘Food fussiness and food neophobia
share a common aetiology in early childhood’.
Yoryos Lyratzopoulos and the ECHO Research Group are leading the UCL component of a
5-year £5,000,000 multi-institutional grant from Cancer Research UK. It
involves another 3 UK institutions (Cambridge, Exeter and Leeds) and 4
international partners in Melbourne (Australia), Seattle (U.S.), Houston (U.S.)
and Aarhus (Denmark).