Academic GI success!

Dr Matt Kurien and Professor David Sanders have been awarded a £200K Coeliac UK and Innovate UK jointly funded grant. This funding opportunity brings industry and researchers together to make improvements in priority areas for people living with coeliac disease. Coeliac disease is an autoimmune disease caused by a reaction to gluten, which affects one in 100 people. This collaborative project with Cievert…

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Scientific Excellence Award from the Nutrition Society

Dr Matthew Kurien, Clinical Lecturer in Gastroenterology has recently been awarded the Julie Wallace Award from the Nutrition Society. This prestigious award recognises scientific excellence in the field of nutrition and is awarded annually to an early career researcher (both clinical and non-clinical). Matt has received this award for his research in gastrostomy feeding, which…

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