Personalised Medicine

Personalised Medicine Events

9 July, 2015 - Controlling errant T cells in autoimmune disease

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

Part of the UCL Institute of Immunity and Transplantation Royal Free Campus External Speaker programme. Speaker: Professor Stephen Anderton, Chair in Therapeutic Immunology, MRC Centre for Inflammation Research, University of Edinburgh. Professor Anderton's research focuses on mechanisms of immune tolerance and how defects in these can lead to the development of autoimmune and allergic diseases. He has a long-standing interest in the modulation of T cell responses by peptide-based immunotherapy. Steve is an excellent speaker and this promises to be a very enjoyable seminar. If you would like to meet with Steve after the seminar please contact Professor Lucy Walker (lucy.walker@ucl.ac.uk).

Location: LT3, Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill Street, Hampstead, NW3 2PF

Contact: Professor David Sansom (Immunology) and Dr Clare Bennett (Haematology)

Email: d.sansom@ucl.ac.uk; c.bennett@ucl.ac.uk

Phone: Please email

13 July, 2015 - Otto Wolff Lecture series 2015: Personal Reflections on Severe Paediatric Infections: a Triptych

Time: 13:00:00 - 14:00:00

Speaker: Professor Ronald de Groot, Emeritus Professor of Pediatrics, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands. Host: Professor Adrian Thrasher, Head Infection, Immunity, Inflammation and Physiological Medicine Programme. Tea & coffee available on the balcony from 12.30pm

Location: Kennedy Lecture Theatre, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street , London , WC1N 1EH

Contact: Nicole Hofmans

Email: ich.comms@ucl.ac.uk

Phone: Please email

13 July, 2015 - UCL Division of Infection & Immunity External Speaker Programme: Title TBC

Time: 13:00:00 -

Speaker: Dr Lydia Drumright, Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge. Host: Dr Zisis Kozlakidis (z.kozlakidis@ucl.ac.uk) Please contact the host if you wish to meet the speaker after the seminar.

Location: Pearson Lecture Theatre, Pearson Building, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT

Contact: Jason Coyne

Email: j.coyne@ucl.ac.uk

Phone: Please email

28 August, 2015 - Challenges in Inherited Cardiovascular Disease

Time: -

Presentations will cover topics including: Personalised Medicine Translation of new generation sequencing into human disease Treatment frontiers in inherited cardiovascular disease Patient centred research and care The symposium promises to be a fascinating day with a mixture of insightful talks and time to network with your peers and colleagues. Host: Perry Elliott, UCL Institute of Cardivascular Science

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

Contact: Candice Lewis

Email: candice.lewis@ucl.ac.uk

Phone: Please email

16 October, 2015 - International Consortium for Trials of Chemotherapeutic Agents in Tuberculosis (INTERTB) - “WHITHER SHORT-COURSE CHEMOTHERAPY?”

Time: 08:30:00 - 17:00:00

Always an excellent meeting and is open to all those interested. Lunch provided. Please contact Amina Jindani for the agenda and to register if you are interested in attending.

Location: Hyde Park Room, First Floor, Hunter Wing, St George’s Hospital, St George's, University of London, Blackshaw Road, Tooting, , London , SW17 0QT

Contact: Amina Jindani

Email: ajindani@sgul.ac.uk

Phone: Please email