Faculty of Biological Sciences

Events


2017

JANUARY

  • Second year PhD project summary talks

 

FEBRUARY

  • Piyanee Sriya, Zak Mitchell and Sophie Hampson PhD project talks

 


PAST EVENTS

DECEMBER

  • Al Benson talk: The effects of exercise on structural and electrical remodelling in right heart failure
  • Hakam Nazir: Animal models of exercise

 

NOVEMBER

  • First year PhD project summary talks

 

OCTOBER

  • Welcome event for new students
  • Carrie Ferguson: Ethical & legal considerations in human experimentation
  • Stuart Egginton: Ethical & legal considerations in animal experimentation

 

SEPTEMBER

  • Alex Evans talk: The mechanical efficiency of the budgerigar pectoralis muscle during flight

 

JUNE, JULY, AUGUST

  • No talks due to conference attendance

 

MAY

  • Jennifer Airlie poster: Accelerometer determined levels of physical activity and sedentary behaviour in older care home residents
  • Nick Renwick poster: Reductions in Cardiovascular and Metabolic Demands During Work Rate Matched Eccentric Stepping Exercise

 

APRIL

  • Roger Kissane talk: An integrated analysis of the angiogenic response to different skeletal muscle recruitment patterns
  • Roger Kissane poster: Contractile Properties of the Rat Extensor Digitorum Longus Muscle in Relation to Regional Variation in Fibre Type Composition

 

MARCH

  • Tours of the Askew/Egginton labs

 

FEBRUARY

  • Karen Birch talk: CARDIO-INT: Improving cardiovascular function in patients with coronary artery disease - An insight into MRC EME
  • Gemma Lyall poster: Novel characterisation of in-exercise vascular shear rate: Mechanisms for improvement in endothelial function

 

JANUARY

  • Tours of the Birch/Ferguson labs