UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


III John Lipscombe Memorial Travel Awards


Six to eight John Lipscombe Memorial Travel awards up to a value of £500 are available this academic year to PhD students registered within the III Research & Teaching Department presenting work at a relevant scientific meeting.  These awards are supported by a bequest made by John Lipscombe’s son Richard who completed a PhD at the Institute of Child Health in 1994.

The awards can be used to cover travel expenses (flight and accommodation) or registration to online meetings.

Awarded students for 2022 - 2023 are:

Bethan Critchley, to attend the European Society of Gene & Cell Therapy 29th Congress 2022, in Edinburgh from 11th - 14th October 2022.

Tereza Masonou, to attend the Neutrophil Symposium 2022, in Mexico City, Mexico, from 3rd - 6th December 2022. 

Marcarena Oporto Espuelasto attend the American Society of Hematology (ASH) Meeting, in New Orleans, from 9th 14th December 2022.