‘Let’s Talk – Making conversations about Health More Effective’

Start: Mar 23, 2014 12:00:00 AM
End: Dec 31, 2014 12:00:00 AM

Motivational Interviewing and Very Brief Advice and Identification and Brief Advice Training Event led by Dr Angel Chater and Prof Jane Portlock

What are the important questions for research into ageing?

Start: Apr 4, 2014 12:00:00 AM
End: Dec 31, 2014 12:00:00 AM

This public engagement workshop for people aged 70 and over aims to seek views on important issues that require further research. These may include, for example, access to health care, social care, the environment, transport, technology or financial issues. The findings from this workshop will be used to guide future research at UCL and beyond. We will share ideas and problems, identify questions that may need further research, and prioritise which of these are most important.

Third Frank Fish Memorial Lecture

Start: Apr 25, 2014 12:00:00 AM
End: Dec 31, 2014 12:00:00 AM

Verena Dirsch
Developing new medicines derived from natural sources remains a key opportunity within pharmacy. On October 16th, Prof Verena Dirsch, a leading researcher in molecular pharmacognosy from the University of Vienna will give exciting insights into such strategies in a lecture entitled: Bioactives from Natural Sources – new opportunities using approaches from molecular biology

74th FIP World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences 2014

Start: Apr 25, 2014 12:00:00 AM
End: Dec 31, 2014 12:00:00 AM

The International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) will host its Annual Congress in Bangkok. Access to medicines, care and information - The pharmacist is at the heart of it all. The 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok, Thailand, invites pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists from all over the world to delve into the globally pressing issue of access to medicines - and healthcare in general - and to work towards increasing the role of the pharmacist in the provision of healthcare services.

Pharmacy and pharmaceutical science students as good global citizens

Start: Apr 25, 2014 12:00:00 AM
End: Dec 31, 2014 12:00:00 AM

Dr Sudax Murdan is leading this project at the School, where the aim is to embed global citizenship in our pharmacy students, thus producing 'global pharmacists'. A symposium will be held on 18th March 2014 in the Maplethorpe Lecture Theatre at the UCL School of Pharmacy.

Symposium on Drugs from Natural Sources at PharmaSci 2014

Start: Apr 25, 2014 12:00:00 AM
End: Dec 31, 2014 12:00:00 AM

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‘Drugs from natural sources’ will be one of the foci of this year’s PharmaSci conference organised by the Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences. The APS PharmSci 2014 Conference will take place from 8th - 10th September 2014 and will be hosted by the University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield.

14th International Congress of the Society for Ethnopharmacology

Start: Apr 25, 2014 12:00:00 AM
End: Dec 31, 2014 12:00:00 AM

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In the last years metabolomic research of herbal medical products has been at the centre of Prof Michael Heinrich’s research. This has resulted in a better understanding of how value chains impact on the quality of herbal medicines and this research will be highlighted in his forthcoming plenary lecture.

Register for the Biodiversity and Medicines Symposium

Start: Jun 6, 2014 12:00:00 AM
End: Dec 30, 2014 12:00:00 AM

Biodiversity and medicines
Registration is now open for a one day symposium on Thursday 26th June 2014 at the School of Pharmacy, organised by the Biodiversity and Medicines cluster. The programme for our symposium, entitled ‘Biodiversity and Medicines' focuses on three themes which hold considerable potential for developing them in the context of the UCL Grand Challenge of Global Health:

Third Biennial Symposium of Neuroscience Researchers at the UCL School of Pharmacy

Start: Jul 4, 2014 12:00:00 AM
End: Dec 31, 2014 12:00:00 AM

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A one-day colloquium attended by members of the Neuroscience in Health and Disease and Disease Models and Clinical Pharmacology clusters, their associated research staff and invited neuroscientists from the main UCL campus. This will be the third biennial symposium of neuroscience researchers at the UCL School of Pharmacy.