SITraN Lunchtime Seminar: Monday 10 December 2018, 13:00 – 14:00: Dr George Tarforis, Associate Professor and Honorary Consultant Neurologist, University of Oxford

Title: “A multifaceted approach to disease mechanisms in common and rarer forms of Parkinsonism” Venue: Rooms B02/B03, SITraN, 385a Glossop Road, Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2HQ Speaker: Dr George Tarforis, Associate Professor and Honorary Consultant Neurologist, University of Oxford Background My research aim is to delineate cellular pathways in protein quality control that could inform the development…

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SITraN Lunchtime Seminar: Monday 03 December 2018, 13:00 – 14:00: Dr Jill Fowler, Alzheimer’s Research UK Senior Research Fellow, The University of Edinburgh

Title: ” The therapeutic potential of enhancing astrocytic Nrf2-signalling in combating neurodegeneration caused by cerebral hypoperfusion” Venue: Rooms B02/B03, SITraN, 385a Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2HQ Speaker:  Dr Jill Fowler, Alzheimer’s Research UK Senior Research Fellow, The University of Edinburgh Background Brain injury, including that due to stroke and head injury, is associated with an increased risk of…

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University of Sheffield researcher selected for the first ever national PhD Training Programme in Antimicrobial Resistance by the Medical Research Foundation

Rebecca Hull from the University of Sheffield’s Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease has been selected for the first ever national PhD Training Programme in Antimicrobial Resistance which was launched by the Medical Research Foundation this autumn. The innovative research conducted by this cohort of 18 students from 16 UK universities will contribute to the…

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