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21 March 2017: UCL Beacon Bursary for public engagement awarded to Dr Briony Hudson

Congratulations to Dr Briony Hudson, Division of Psychiatry, who has been awarded a Beacon Bursary to create a short film in conjunction with hostel staff and homeless people to be used in training for health care professionals. More...

17 March 2017: Winners announced for £2m programme to commercialise life sciences discoveries

A cure for pancreatic cancer, virtual reality rehabilitation, data-driven robotic surgery, and futuristic wound-healing technology are just four of the 16 projects selected for MedCity’s ‘Collaborate to Innovate’ programme. More...

16 March 2017: Embrace exhibition to help raise funds for new UCL Institute of Immunity and Transplantation

Embrace, a new exhibition opened this week at the Saatchi Gallery. The show, by Aisha Cahn, a contemporary British artist, is inspired by the science of cells, and the narrative of her mother's experience with cancer. Despite cancer eventually taking her life, the way in which she and Aisha approached the terminal prognosis together, was one of positivity, achieved through advanced medical treatment, faith and spirituality. More...

7 March 2017: Faculty professors win major Wellcome awards

Congratulations to Professors Christiana Ruhrberg (Institute of Ophthalmology) Mike Cheetham (IoO), Matteo Carandini (IoO), Kenneth Harris (Institute of Neurology) and John O'Keefe (IoN), who have recently been awarded significant grants from Wellcome for their research. These grants represent in particular, both individually and together, a monumental achievement for the Institute of Ophthalmology; each research project undertaken has the potential to greatly impact and transform the field of brain sciences and beyond. More...

7 March 2017: The UCL Huntington’s Disease Centre opens

The new UCL Huntington’s Disease Centre at UCL Institute of Neurology was officially opened on Wednesday 1st March 2017, by UCL President and Provost Professor Michael Arthur and Huntington’s Disease family member Amanda Staveley. More...

2 March 2017: UCL DRI Hub Bid Team wins Professional Services Award

Congratulations to the UCL Dementia Research Institute Hub Bid Team, who won the Best Collaborative Project Award at the UCL Professional Services Awards 2017. More...

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