UCL Division of Medicine


DoM Upgrade Seminar - Nada Alhindi & Mahdi Saeidinejad - Monday 18 March 2024 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

18 March 2024, 12:00 pm–1:00 pm


PhD Upgrade Seminar Monday 18 March 2024 - 12:00pm - 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 18 March 2024 

12:00pm - 12:30pm

'The role of NKX2.5 in endothelial cell activation in vascular remodelling'

Nada Alhindi
Centre for Rheumatology, Royal Free Campus
Supervisors: Professor Markella Ponticos & Professor David Abraham
Key words: Vascular remodelling; Vascular malformations; NKX2-5; Endothelial cells

12:30pm - 1:00pm

'Targeting inflammation, regeneration, and senescence pathways in treatment of acute and acute-on-chronic liver failure'

Mahdi Saeidinejad
Liver & Digestive Health
Supervisors: Professor Rajiv Jalan, Professor Banwari Agrawal & Dr Fausto Andreola
Key words: Liver failure; TLR-4 pathway; Regeneration; Senescence

This seminar is hosted by: TBC 

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

Lunch will be provided in the Andrew Burroughs Seminar Room following 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