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The MRL runs four seminar series’, External Research Seminars, 'Research in Progress’, ‘Hot Topics’ and Mastering Academic Excellence in Metabolic Medicine (M.A.X.I.M) seminars. Each takes place weekly during term time.

We also  have other, occasional seminars from visiting scientists.

Unless stated, seminars take place in the seminar rooms on level 4 of the IMS.

To add the Wellcome Trust-MRC Institute of Metabolic Science Seminars Calendar to your device click the below link.


External Research Seminars take place on Thursday at 4.45pm with refreshments available from 4.15pm.

Easter Schedule


Internal 'Research in Progress’ seminars are held on Tuesday at 1pm.

Easter Schedule


Internal ‘Hot Topics’ sessions take place on Tuesday at 2.15pm. Hot topics are for first year PhD programme and post-graduate students.

Easter Schedule


Mastering Academic Excellence in Metabolic Medicine (M.A.X.I.M.) is sponsored by Eli Lilly. Unless otherwise indicated, M.A.X.I.M. seminars are held on Friday at 1.15pm with sandwiches available from 1.00pm.

Michaelmas Schedule