PhD Student Demonstrates her Skills and Collects Two Awards in the Process

Second year PhD student, Karishma Chhabria from the Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease, has recently been awarded two prizes for demonstrating her research skills. Karishma’s first prize was awarded for the ‘Best one-minute poster pitch’ in the Neuroimaging session at the Sheffield Neuroscience conference, 2017. The Sheffield neuroscience meeting was a one day…

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PCUK Innovation Awards for Oncology and Metabolism

Two groups in the Department of Oncology and Metabolism have been awarded grants totalling almost £600k from the PCUK in their recent ‘Innovation Award’ grant scheme. Title: Targeting perivascular macrophages to prevent relapse after various treatments for intermediate or high-risk, localised prostate cancer PIs: Professor Claire Lewis and Janet Brown Duration: 48 months Award amount:…

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Learning and Teaching Professional Recognition Scheme Achievements

Congratulations to our staff and students who have recently achieved recognition for their learning and teaching through the Learning and Teaching Professional Recognition Scheme AFHEA (Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy) Stephanie Borg – Oncology & Metabolism Sarah Calvert – Human Metabolism Joe Hulin – ScHARR Tanja Prieler – Human Communication Sciences FHEA (Fellow…

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Career Contribution Awards (CCAs)

The CCA recognises the career contributions of long serving committed staff members who have supported the faculty through many changes, contributing to the overall success of the Faculty and its long-standing tradition of excellence in education and research. All members of staff who receive a certificate will be recognised in the newsletter during the year…

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