Research Forum

28 October 2015

Research Forum
Date: Wednesday 28 October 2015
Time: 10:30–12:00
Venue: IBR Seminar Room (N143), Medical School, University of Birmingham

Come along and learn more about the ground-breaking research being carried out by University Hospitals Birmingham and its partners at the next NIHR Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre Research Forum.

The regular forums feature presentations from NIHR SRMRC researchers about their work and findings.

The next one will be held on Wednesday, October 28, from 10.30am to 12.00 noon, in the IBR seminar room (N143) at the University of Birmingham Medical School.

University Hospitals Birmingham burns research sister Amy Bamford will talk about the ongoing Pegasus trial into the use of pressure garment therapy to treat patients.

Dr Pablo Fuentes-Utrilla will speak about his new role as next-generation sequencing manager with MicrobesNG at the University of Birmingham and the team’s sequencing service – aiming to make bacterial genomics affordable to everyone.

Dr Valentina Di Pietro, research fellow in molecular neuroscience at the University, will deliver a presentation entitled ‘MicroRNAs as Novel Biomarkers in Mild and Severe Traumatic Brain Injury’.

All interested colleagues are welcome to attend.