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Memorial Event to Celebrate the Life and Work of Joseph Chiesa

Tuesday 20 Feb 2018 from 18:00 – 20.00

Royal Society of Medicine’s Chandos House, 2 Queen Anne Street, London W1G 9LQ

Drinks and Canapes will be served and tributes will be made by Alan Boyd, President of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine and Martin Chiesa, son of Joseph Chiesa.

All welcome

RSVP: Sandy Donoghue sandy.donoghue@transcrip-partners.com

 


Pharmacology Futures 2018 - exploring future drug development

This is a British Pharmacological Society focused meeting which will explore the technologies that will drive drug development over the next 10 to 15 years.

17 May 2018

Abstracts deadline: 16 Mar 2018

Registration deadline: 10 May 2018

Edinburgh, UK

Pharmacology Futures 2018 will explore the technologies that will drive drug development over the next 10 to 15 years, with speakers sharing their visions of the future.

During the meeting, the University of Edinburgh’s Cameron Prize for Therapeutics will be awarded to Professor Dame Sally Davies, who will speak on anti-microbial resistance.

Aims

  • To understand the role of structural genomics in generating and testing small molecule inhibitors
  • To appreciate the importance of epigenetics as a target for drug discovery
  • To recognise the role of stem cells in therapeutics, drug safety pharmacology, and drug discovery
  • To appreciate the use of biomarkers in guiding therapy
  • To understand the importance of allosteric drug binding sites for novel drug development
  • To describe trans-institute approaches to drug development for neurological diseases, using the NIMH as an example.

Download the flyer here.

Find out more and register here.

 


Westminster Health Forum Keynote Seminar

Next steps for improving cancer care in England

Morning, Tuesday, 17th July 2018 
Central London

with

  • Professor Chris Harrison, National Clinical Director, Cancer, NHS England
  • Professor Mark Caulfield, Chief Scientist, Genomics England 
  • Dr Rory Harvey, Chair, East of England Cancer Alliance and Clinical Co-Chair, National Programme of Care for Cancer
  • Dr Bernadette Lavery, Clinical Lead, Thames Valley Cancer Alliance, NHS England
  • Lucy Elliss-Brookes, Head of Cancer Analysis, National Cancer Registration and Analysis Service, Public Health England

Find out more here.

 


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