Mellanby Centre for Bone Research Seminar

Bone health in chronic kidney disease: what next? Dr Geeta Hampson, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Friday 15 March 2019, 1.00-2.00 pm Lecture Theatre 3, F Floor, The Medical School Biography/Abstract Dr Geeta  Hampson  is an academic clinician at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (GSTT) and Kings College London…

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The Mellanby Centre for Bone Research Seminar – Innovation versus Evidence: Are these conflicting objectives?

Professor Rob Nelissen*, Leiden University Medical Centre (LUMC), South Holland Friday, 22 February 2019, 12.30 – 1.30 Lecture Theatre 3, F Floor, Medical School Abstract Can technology-driven practice innovation go hand in hand with evidence-based medicine? For example, pelvic osteosarcoma reconstruction often requires bespoke printed implants and material innovation is promoted to tackle increasing antibiotic…

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Evidence: an asset for patents, an ally for surgeons

Speaker – Professor Rob Nelissen Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), South Holland Friday 22 February 2019 12.30-1.30 pm Venue – Lecture Theatre 3, F Floor, The Medical School Abstract – Rob Nelissen is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedics, Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC). Title doctorate thesis (1995): ‘Fundamental aspects of the clinical…

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Sheffield Cancer Centre Seminar – Friday, 18 January 2019

Title – Immunotherapy in Prostate Cancer Speaker – Silke Gillessen Sommer, Senior Consultant & Professor, Manchester Cancer Research Centre Venue – Weston Park Hospital Lecture Theatre (First Floor), Whitham Road, Sheffield S10 2SJ Time – 14:00 – 15:00, Friday, 18 January 2019 Further details Silke Gillessen Sommer, MD, is a senior consultant, specialising in genitourinary…

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National Award for Professor Richard Eastell

Professor Richard Eastell was awarded the Linda Edwards Award at the National Osteoporosis Society at their annual meeting in Birmingham on December 4, 2018. Professor Richard Eastell was awarded the Linda Edwards Award at the National Osteoporosis Society at their annual meeting in Birmingham on December 4, 2018. His lecture was entitled, ‘Tools to guide decisions…

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