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1 September, 2017 - UCL Cancer Institute seminar series: New therapeutics targeting the CEBPA pathway in Acute Myeloid Leukaemia

Time: 12:00:00 - 13:00:00

Professor Daniel G. Tenen, Cancer Science Institute of Singapore presents: New therapeutics targeting the CEBPA pathway in Acute Myeloid Leukaemia. Hosted by: Professor Tariq Enver The seminar will be followed by a sandwich buffet lunch.

Location: Courtyard Café, Paul O'Gorman Building, 72 Huntley Street, London, WC1E 6BT

Contact: Veronica Dominguez

Email: v.dominguez@ucl.ac.uk

Phone: Please email

8 September, 2017 - Academic Health Science Centre (AHSC) Cardiovascular Workshop - Bioresource and Bioinformatics for CV Research across UCLPartners

Time: 14:00:00 - 19:00:00

This afternoon workshop, hosted by the AHSC Cardiovascular Academic Medical Centre will focus on opportunities for bioresource and bioinformatics in cardiovascular research, the challenges faced and how we might address these to improve translational outcomes for patient benefit. The workshop promises to be a fascinating afternoon with a mixture of insightful talks and time to network with your peers and colleagues. We very much hope to see you on Friday 8 September for what will be an interesting day of research excellence and networking opportunities. *Please note this event is primarily open to cardiovascular clinicians and interested staff.

Location: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre, Wellcome Trust Building, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH

Contact: Lalita John

Email: l.john@ucl.ac.uk

Phone: Please email

18 September, 2017 - Research methods course: HIV, sexual health and infectious diseases

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The Department of Infection and Population Health are thrilled to advertise their annual Research Methods Course, which is run by The Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, and taught by leading researchers from UCL. This intensive course is designed for doctors, nurses, researchers and anyone else with an interest in Sexual Health, HIV, Infectious Diseases and other medical specialties wishing to develop their research skills. Prior experience in research and statistics is an advantage but not essential. The course fee is £400.00 (reduced to £300.00 for individuals from middle/low income countries and full-time students). Course fees include all tuition and materials, lunches and refreshments but please note accommodation is NOT included in the prices above.

Location: Building to be confirmed, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT

Contact: Lydia Clinton

Email: l.clinton@ucl.ac.uk

Phone: 020 3108 2084

22 September, 2017 - Cardiomyopathy UK national clinical conference

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Cardiomyopathy: hidden in heart failure will focus on the importance of identifying causes of heart failure including cardiomyopathy, and the difference this makes to the treatment and management of this condition. Attendees will hear from a range of expert speakers, join in interactive case study presentations, and network with colleagues from across the country. Our speakers include Professor Perry Elliott, Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine, UCL and Professor Huon Gray, NHS England National Clinical Director for Heart Disease. The conference has been approved for CPD credits from the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom.

Location: Cavendish Conference Centre , Duchess Mews , London, W1G 9DT

Contact: Cardiomyopathy UK

Email: contact@cardiomyopathy.org

Phone: Please email

26 September, 2017 - UCLPartners Dementia Well Pathway Series: 1) Risk and Prevention

Time: 18:00:00 - 20:00:00

UCLPartners has developed a series of Dementia Well Pathway sessions, for our partners across north, central and east London. These workshops will focus on the key pillars identified within the NHS transformation framework. Presented by experts from across health and social care, these sessions will aim to provide attendees with an informative reflection of current practice and innovation within dementia care, as well as challenging us to look at why, how and where we can adapt provision of care. The masterclass series will be launched in September 2017 during World Alzheimer’s Month, running until March 2018. Speakers: Tim Shakespeare, Research and Communications Officer, Alzheimer's UK; and Dr Charles Alessi, Senior Advisor and Lead for preventable dementia, Public Health England Sessions will be open to all health and social care professionals, and will provide a platform for shared learning and networking among peers.

Location: UCLPartners Boardroom, UCLPartners - Academic Health Science Partnership, 170 Tottenham Court Road , London, W1T 7HA

Contact: UCLPartners

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28 September, 2017 - UCL Institute of Global Health short course: analysis of infectious diseases

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The UCL Institute of Global Health is leading a two-day course introducing cost-effectiveness analysis for infectious diseases. The course, which assumes no prior knowledge in the subject, covers: Principles of economic evaluation of health care programmes; Basic aspects of infectious disease modelling; and Use and role of economic evaluations in helping to make decisions, with particular regard to infectious diseases. For further details contact Pat Withington

Location: Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill Street, Hampstead, NW3 2PF

Contact: Pat Withington

Email: p.withington@ucl.ac.uk

Phone: Please email

3 October, 2017 - TechSharing Seminar Series: “Is it worth it? Getting your digital product into the NHS (or choosing not to)”

Time: 15:00:00 - 17:00:00

The TechSharing Seminar Series aims to foster knowledge exchange and future collaboration between researchers, practitioners, policy-makers and industry professionals working within or at the boundaries of digital health. Our objective is to explore opportunities for multidisciplinary collaboration and appropriate pathways to impact within the NHS. The final seminar in the series is entitled “Is it worth it? Getting your digital product into the NHS (or choosing not to)”, and aims to explore the pros, cons and requirements of developing digital products for the NHS. We are delighted to confirm that we will be joined by a set of fantastic speakers and panelists, including Yinka Makinde (Digital Health.London), Professor Elizabeth Murray (UCL eHealth Unit), Dr Anne Bruinvels (NHS Innovation Fellow/OWise), Dr Indra Joshi (NHS England/One HealthTech) and Felix Greaves (Public Health England).

Location: TBC, Bloomsbury, London, WC1E 6EA

Contact: Anna Roberts

Email: anna.roberts.15@ucl.ac.uk

Phone: Please email

10 October, 2017 - UCLPartners Dementia Well Pathway Series: 2) Diagnosing well

Time: 18:00:00 - 20:00:00

UCLPartners has developed a series of Dementia Well Pathway sessions, for our partners across north, central and east London. These workshops will focus on the key pillars identified within the NHS transformation framework. Presented by experts from across health and social care, these sessions will aim to provide attendees with an informative reflection of current practice and innovation within dementia care, as well as challenging us to look at why, how and where we can adapt provision of care. The masterclass series will be launched in September 2017 during World Alzheimer’s Month, running until March 2018. Speakers: Dr Dan Harwood, Clinical Director - Mental Health of Older Adult Services, South London and Maudsley NHS FT; Dr Nerida Burnie, General Practitioner, NHS Kingston CCG; Dr Elisabeth Rosser, Consultant in Clinical Genetics, GOSH.

Location: UCLPartners Boardroom, UCLPartners - Academic Health Science Partnership, 170 Tottenham Court Road , London, W1T 7HA

Contact: UCLPartners

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7 November, 2017 - UCLPartners Dementia Well Pathway Series: 3) Supporting well

Time: 18:00:00 - 20:00:00

UCLPartners has developed a series of Dementia Well Pathway sessions, for our partners across north, central and east London. These workshops will focus on the key pillars identified within the NHS transformation framework. Presented by experts from across health and social care, these sessions will aim to provide attendees with an informative reflection of current practice and innovation within dementia care, as well as challenging us to look at why, how and where we can adapt provision of care. The masterclass series will be launched in September 2017 during World Alzheimer’s Month, running until March 2018. Speakers: John Craig, Chief Executive Officer, Care City; Neil Maiden, Professor of Digital Creativity, CASS Business School - City of London University. Sessions will be open to all health and social care professionals, and will provide a platform for shared learning and networking among peers.

Location: UCLPartners Boardroom, UCLPartners - Academic Health Science Partnership, 170 Tottenham Court Road , London, W1T 7HA

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12 December, 2017 - Save the date: Launch of UCL’s Collaborative Social Science Domain (CSSD)

Time: 18:00:00 - 20:30:00

The UCL Collaborative Social Science Domain launch will be hosted by Professor Alison Fuller, CSSD Chair and Pro Director (Research and Development), UCL Institute of Education, and include a keynote speech by Professor James Wilsdon, Chair, Campaign for Social Science & Professor of Research Policy and Director of Impact and Engagement, University of Sheffield. There will be a contribution from Professor David Price (UCL Vice-Provost Research) & a presentation by Dr Nicholas Frith (Centre for Medical Imaging, UCL Computer Science) who is co-leading the project 'Can the Amazon Echo be used in the home to help those living with dementia?' with Mary Sullivan, Dementia Research Centre, UCL Institute of Neurology. This project was supported by CSSD’s 2016-17 Social Science Plus funding scheme which supports innovative research collaborations between social scientists and engineers, scientists and researchers from across UCL. Senior staff from key funders will also be invited.

Location: TBC, , ,

Contact: Michael Reade

Email: m.reade@ucl.ac.uk

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6 February, 2018 - UCLPartners Dementia Well Pathway Series: 4) Living well

Time: 18:00:00 - 20:00:00

UCLPartners has developed a series of Dementia Well Pathway sessions, for our partners across north, central and east London. These workshops will focus on the key pillars identified within the NHS transformation framework. Presented by experts from across health and social care, these sessions will aim to provide attendees with an informative reflection of current practice and innovation within dementia care, as well as challenging us to look at why, how and where we can adapt provision of care. The masterclass series will be launched in September 2017 during World Alzheimer’s Month, running until March 2018. Speakers: Hope Virgo, Stakeholder Relations Officer, Alzheimer's UK; Chris and Jayne Roberts, Join Dementia Research. Sessions will be open to all health and social care professionals, and will provide a platform for shared learning and networking among peers.

Location: UCLPartners Boardroom, UCLPartners - Academic Health Science Partnership, 170 Tottenham Court Road , London, W1T 7HA

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13 March, 2018 - UCLPartners Dementia Well Pathway Series: 5) Dying well

Time: 18:00:00 - 20:00:00

UCLPartners has developed a series of Dementia Well Pathway sessions, for our partners across north, central and east London. These workshops will focus on the key pillars identified within the NHS transformation framework. Presented by experts from across health and social care, these sessions will aim to provide attendees with an informative reflection of current practice and innovation within dementia care, as well as challenging us to look at why, how and where we can adapt provision of care. The masterclass series will be launched in September 2017 during World Alzheimer’s Month, running until March 2018. Speakers: UCLPartners End of Life Care team Sessions will be open to all health and social care professionals, and will provide a platform for shared learning and networking among peers.

Location: UCLPartners Boardroom, UCLPartners - Academic Health Science Partnership, 170 Tottenham Court Road , London, W1T 7HA

Contact: UCLPartners

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