Institute of Neuroscience



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  • I was naked, smelling of rain

    A conversational lecture exploring the links between weather, climate change and well-being

    Date/Time: 18 June 2019, 18:00-20-00

    Venue: Robert Boyle Room, Ground Floor, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • What's exciting about tapeworm? Cellular mechanisms in neurocysticercosis

    Dr Joseph Raimondo, University of Cape Town

    Date/Time: 19 June 2019, 15:00-16:00

    Venue: Colin Ingram Seminar Room, Institute of Neuroscience, The Medical School

  • GL Brown Prize Lecture: Professor Dame Pamela Shaw of the University of Sheffield - Tackling the pathophysiology of motor neuron disease (MND): a translational neuroscience approach

    The Physiological Society has selected Newcastle University to host a GL Brown prize lecture. In 2019 these will be delivered by Professor Dame Pamela Shaw, Vice President and Head of the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Sheffield

    Date/Time: 17 October 2019, 14:30-15:30

    Venue: James Spence Lecture Theatre, Peacock Hall, Royal Victoria Infirmary, NE1 4LP

  • British Geriatric Society, Autumn Meeting

    The BGS Autumn meeting will cover the latest scientific research and the best clinical practice in care of older people

    Date/Time: 6-8 November 2019

    Venue: Curve Theatre, Leicester

  • NCMD Fourth Annual Mood Disorders Meeting

    An annual meeting aimed at consultant psychiatrists, associate specialists, senior trainees, nurses and pharmacists interested in mood disorders.

    Date/Time: 17 June 2019, 09:00-17:00

    Venue: Metro Centre Marriott Hotel, Gateshead