REMINDER – Inaugural Lecture: Professor Chris McDermott – Helping Patients Survive the Experts

We would like to invite you to the inaugural lecture of Professor Chris McDermott which will be held on Friday 20th April 2018. Title: Helping Patients Survive the Experts Date and time: Friday 20th April  2018 – 4.30pm Venue: Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) 385a, Glossop Road, S10 2HQ, Sheffield This  will be followed by a wine reception…

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SITRAN LUNCHTIME SEMINAR – MONDAY 18 DECEMBER 2017 – Professor Anne Rosser, Professor of Clinical Neuroscience, Cardiff University

Title: “Transplants in Huntingon’s Disease: progress and challenges” Speaker: Professor Anne Rosser, Professor of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Psychological Medicine and Clinical Neurosciences, School of Medicine,  Cardiff  University Venue: Rooms B02/B03, SITraN, 385a Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2HQ Background Professor Anne Rosser is Chair of UK Huntington’s disease network, Lead for the English speaking sector of the European HD network,…

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SITraN Lunchtime Seminar: Monday 13 November 2017: 13:00 – 14:00: Dr John Davies, Chief Scientific Officer of the Oxford ARUK Drug Discovery Institute

Title: “New approaches to the crisis in finding therapies for neurodegenerative diseases underlying dementia. (What the ARUK Oxford Drug Discovery Institute can do for you)” Speaker: Dr John Davies,  Chief Scientific Officer of the Oxford ARUK Drug Discovery Institute Venue: Rooms B02/B03, SITraN, 385a Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2HQ Background The Alzheimer’s Research UK Oxford Drug Discovery…

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SITraN Lunchtime Seminar: Wednesday 1 November 2017: 13:00 – 14:00: Jennifer Hirst and Alexandra Davies from Cambridge Institute for Medical Research

Title:   “Mechanistic insights into the role of AP-4 and AP-5 adaptor protein complexes                  in neurodegeneration” Speakers: Jennifer Hirst and Alexandra Davies, Cambridge Institute for Medical                                     Research, University of Cambridge Venue:…

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SITraN Seminar: Monday 16 October 2017: 13:00 – 14:00: Richard Wade-Martins, Professor of Molecular Neuroscience, University of Oxford

Title:  “Translating Parkinson’s: from molecular mechanisms to target discovery” Speaker:  Professor  Richard Wade-Martins, Professor of Molecular Neuroscience,  Department of Physiology,  Anatomy and Genetics, University of Oxford Venue: Rooms B02/B03, SITraN, 385a Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2HQ Background Richard graduated from Cambridge in Natural Sciences taking Part II Genetics in 1995. He then moved to the Wellcome Trust…

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