UCL Division of Medicine


DoM Upgrade Seminar - Chloe Firman & Jemima Finkel - Monday 3 June 2024 -12:00pm to 1:00pm

03 June 2024, 12:00 pm–1:00 pm


PhD Upgrade Seminar Monday 3 June 2024 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

This event is free.

Event Information

Open to

UCL staff | UCL students




Tricia O’Dell – Division of Medicine

Division of Medicine PhD Upgrade Seminar

Monday 3 June 2024 

12:00pm - 12:30pm

'Understanding the links between inflammation, body composition and metabolic health in people living with obesity'

Chloe Firman
Centre for Obesity Research
Supervisors: Professor Rachel Batterham & Dr Mark Waugh
Key words: Obesity; Metabolic Health; Inflammation

12:30pm - 1:00pm

'Bacterial translocation and its complications in cirrhosis'

Jemima Finkel
Liver & Digestive Health
Supervisors: Professor E Tsochatzis, Dr L China, Dr D Patch & Dr E Wey
Key words: Liver cirrhosis; Bacterial translocation; Clinically significant portal hypertension

This seminar is hosted by: Dr Angela Tam [Inflammation]

Location:     Andrew Burroughs Seminar Room, U3rd Floor, UCL Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF

Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided at the start of the presentation.

Audience members:  There will be a 10-minute Q&A at the end. 

Please contact med.post-grad@ucl.ac.uk for all enquires 
The seminars are open to UCL, UCLH & NHS staff, students and their visitors