UCL School of Pharmacy


News and Events

Organisers: Dr Audrey Mercer and Dr Arnaud Ruiz

Events for 2019-2020

  • November 1st 2019, 12pm, Room M225 - Dr Chris Elliott, University of York. 2 eyes good, 6 legs better; flying to cure Parkinson's disease. 
  • November 13th 2019, 12.30pm, Room 225 - Dr Antonio Salgado, University of Minho, Portugal. Impact of cell secretome based therapies in CNS regenerative medicine.
  • November 29th 2019, 12.30pm, Room 225 - Dr Jerome Epsztein, Inmed, Marseille, France.
  • January 17th 2020, 12.30pm, Room M1 - Prof Selina Wray, UCL Institute of Neurology.
  • January 31st 2020, 12.30pm, Room JHLT - Prof Liset Menendez de la Prida, Cajal Institute, Madrid.
  • March 13th 2020, 12.30pm, Room 225 - Dr Sonja Hofer, Sainsbury Wellcome Centre.
  • April 24th 2020, 12.30pm, Room 225 - Dr Sonia Gandhi, The Francis Crick Institute.

Previous events

  • February 9th 2018, 12.30pm, Room 225 - Prof David Wyllie, University of Edinburgh. Mechanistic insights into neurodegenerative and neurodevelopmental disorders using human pluripotent stem cells. 
  • February 23rd 2018, 12.30pm, Room 225- Prof Christian Holscher, Lancaster University. Drugs developed to treat diabetes show promise as treatments for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease.
  • April 20th 2018, 12.30pm, Room 228- Prof Clea Warburton, University of Bristol.
  • May 11th 2018, 12.30pm, Room 225- Dr Sabine Hilfiker, Institute of Parasitology and Biomedicine, Granada, Spain.
  • June 15th 2018, 12pm, Room 225- Prof Nick Wood, UCL Institute of Neurology.
  • November 23rd 2018, 12.30pm, Room 228, Dr Laura Andreae, King’s College London. Spontaneous synaptic vesicle cycling: joining the dots and making connections.
  • December 7th 2018, 12.30pm, Room 228, Dr Daniel Marks, Discovery Medicine, GSK.
  • January 18th 2019, 2pm, Room 228,  Dr Wenlong Huang, University of Aberdeen. A self-assembling hydrogel-based combinational approach to enhance axonal regrowth after spinal injury.
  • February 8th 2019, 12pm, Room 228, Prof Francesca Caccucci, UCL NPP.
  • May 10th 2019, 12.30pm, Room 228, Prof Kirsten Haastert-Talini, Hannover Medical School.
  • May 24th 2019, 12.30pm, Room 228, Prof Sandip Patel, UCL Cell and Developmental Biology. Non-canonical signalling through acidic Ca2+ stores.
  • July 5th 2019, 12.30pm, Room M3, Prof Stephanie Cragg, Oxford University.