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Royal Visit

The UCL Ear Institute were thrilled to welcome HRH Prince Andrew The Duke Of York for a tour of their labs on Tuesday 11th February. Invited by Action On Hearing Loss, HRH met with the charity's Cheif Executive and Head of Biomedical Research as well as our Director Prof McAlpine and other leading scientists including Dan Jagger and Joerg Albert.

Published: Feb 19, 2014 10:57:42 AM

$4.4 Million grant: California stem cell agency funds UC Davis - UCL tissue-engineering research

(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) — Led by two renowned throat surgeons and two highly regarded stem cell researchers, a joint UC Davis-UCL team has just received a $4.4 million grant from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) to answer key scientific questions relating to the development of stem cell-driven airway transplants. The funding was part of the agency’s Disease Team grants, which are designed to bring stem cell solutions to patients with unmet medical needs through late preclinical science and clinical trials. More...

Published: Jan 2, 2014 3:19:24 PM

MSc Advanced Audiology Graduation Day 2013

Warm congratulations to our first ever graduates of the MSc in Advanced Audiology! The graduation ceremony took place yesterday at the Royal Festival Hall on London’s Southbank and it was wonderful to celebrate the success of our students along with their friends and family members. Well done to Carolina Leal, Andria Kyamidou, Jagjit Singh, Arooj Majeed and Jocelyn Wright. These impressive ladies are changing the world of hearing healthcare one fabulous UCL audiologist at a time, and it is noteworthy to mention that 2 students graduated with distinction, while a further 2 received merit! This is such a great achievement and we are incredibly proud of them. More...

Published: Jul 5, 2013 12:03:19 PM

How your hearing aid could stop you getting dementia

Great article about the relationship between hearing loss and dementia in Yesterday's Mail by Prof David McAlpine. More...

Published: Mar 13, 2013 11:05:53 AM

Work Experience Day

Yesterday, the Ear Institute welcomed 30 year 10 & 11 students from 3 London Schools. They took part in a workshop designed to get students interested in persuing a career in health sciences... More...

Published: Feb 20, 2013 2:27:09 PM

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