skip to primary navigation skip to content

Including events open to all and internal MRL seminars.

A note on MRL seminar series: we run four series, taking place weekly during term time, with occasional seminars from visiting scientists.

  • External Research Seminars (on Tuesdays at 1.15pm; refreshments available from 12.30pm)
  • Internal ‘Research in Progress’ Seminars (on Tuesday at 1.15pm)
  • Internal ‘Hot Topics’ Sessions (on Tuesday at 2.15pm; for 1st year PhD and post-graduate students)
  • Mastering Academic Excellence in Metabolic Medicine (MAXIM), sponsored by Eli Lilly. (on Fridays at 1.15pm; sandwiches available from 1.00pm)
Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Past Events

Events List Navigation

January 2018

Dr Bidesh Mahata, Postdoctoral Fellow at EMBL-EBI and Visiting Scientist at Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute “Steroid-producing immune cells in the tumour microenvironment: Friends or foes?”

January 10 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Seminar Rooms, Level 4, IMS, Addenbrooke's Site B289 Metabolic Research Labl4 Keith, Addenbrookes Hosp Hills R, Robinson Way
Cambrige, Cambridgeshire CB2 0QQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Wednesday 10th January at 12.30am in MRL seminar rooms 1 & 2. "Steroid-producing immune cells in the tumour microenvironment: Friends or foes?" Dr Bidesh Mahata, Postdoctoral Fellow at EMBL-EBI and Visiting Scientist at Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute  

Find out more »

Dr Peter Plomgaard, Senior Consultant, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen “Regulation of follistatin and other hepatokines in humans”

January 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Seminar Rooms, Level 4, IMS, Addenbrooke's Site B289 Metabolic Research Labl4 Keith, Addenbrookes Hosp Hills R, Robinson Way
Cambrige, Cambridgeshire CB2 0QQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Monday 15th January at 11am in MRL seminar rooms 1 & 2. “Regulation of follistatin and other hepatokines in humans" Dr Peter Plomgaard, Senior Consultant, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen

Find out more »

Dr Albert Koulman – Title TBC

January 16 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Seminar Rooms, Level 4, IMS, Addenbrooke's Site B289 Metabolic Research Labl4 Keith, Addenbrookes Hosp Hills R, Robinson Way
Cambrige, Cambridgeshire CB2 0QQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Research in Progress Seminar Series Venue: Seminar Rooms, Level 4, IMS Time: 13.15 Title: TBC Speaker: Dr Albert Koulman

Find out more »

Dr Giles Yeo: communicating your science in the ‘post-truth’ age

January 22 @ 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm
IMS Seminar Rooms, Robinson Way
Cambridge, CB2 0QQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

For researchers interested in engaging the public. All welcome

Find out more »

Professor David Stephens, University of Bristol “Disruption of dynein-2 causes defects in the ciliary transition zone and diffusion barrier: a molecular basis for Jeune syndrome”

January 23 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Seminar Rooms, Level 4, IMS, Addenbrooke's Site B289 Metabolic Research Labl4 Keith, Addenbrookes Hosp Hills R, Robinson Way
Cambrige, Cambridgeshire CB2 0QQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

EXTERNAL RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES  Venue: Seminar Rooms, Level 4 IMS-MRL Speaker: Professor David Stephens, University of Bristol Title: “Disruption of dynein-2 causes defects in the ciliary transition zone and diffusion barrier: a molecular basis for Jeune syndrome” Host: Dr Kevin Moreau Refreshments available from 12.30pm For programme information or suggestions contact Dr Florian Merkle (fm436@medschl.cam.ac.uk) Seminar Series Supported by Sponsorship from Medimmune

Find out more »

Dr Kostas Tsintzas, University of Nottingham “Metabolic dysregulation & skeletal muscle insulin resistance: Implications for nutrition & ageing”

January 30 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Seminar Rooms, Level 4, IMS, Addenbrooke's Site B289 Metabolic Research Labl4 Keith, Addenbrookes Hosp Hills R, Robinson Way
Cambrige, Cambridgeshire CB2 0QQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

EXTERNAL RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES  Venue: Seminar Rooms, Level 4 IMS-MRL Speaker: Dr Kostas Tsintzas, University of Nottingham Title: “Metabolic dysregulation & skeletal muscle insulin resistance: Implications for nutrition & ageing” Host: Professor Steve O'Rahilly Refreshments available from 12.30pm For programme information or suggestions contact Dr Florian Merkle (fm436@medschl.cam.ac.uk) Seminar Series Supported by Sponsorship from Medimmune

Find out more »
February 2018

Dr Roman Hovorka “Artificial pancreas – expanding evidence”

February 6 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Seminar Rooms, Level 4, IMS, Addenbrooke's Site B289 Metabolic Research Labl4 Keith, Addenbrookes Hosp Hills R, Robinson Way
Cambrige, Cambridgeshire CB2 0QQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

  Research in Progress Seminar Series Venue: Seminar Rooms, Level 4, IMS Time: 13.15 Title: "Artificial pancreas - expanding evidence Speaker: Dr Roman Hovorka

Find out more »

Professor David Savage – “1) Sensing membrane phospholipid composition and 2) GDF15 as a systemic signal of the integrated stress response”

February 13 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Seminar Rooms, Level 4, IMS, Addenbrooke's Site B289 Metabolic Research Labl4 Keith, Addenbrookes Hosp Hills R, Robinson Way
Cambrige, Cambridgeshire CB2 0QQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Research in Progress Seminar Series Venue: Seminar Rooms, Level 4, IMS Time: 13.15 Title: "1) Sensing membrane phospholipid composition and 2) GDF15 as a systemic signal of the integrated stress response" Speaker: Professor David Savage  

Find out more »

Dr Ruisheng Song, Research Fellow, Harvard Medical School “Mechanisms of Insulin Resistance & Complications”

February 19 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Seminar Rooms, Level 4, IMS, Addenbrooke's Site B289 Metabolic Research Labl4 Keith, Addenbrookes Hosp Hills R, Robinson Way
Cambrige, Cambridgeshire CB2 0QQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Monday 19th February 2018 12.30 pm Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, Level 4 IMS Dr Ruisheng Song, Research Fellow, Harvard Medical School "Mechanisms of Insulin Resistance & Complications"  

Find out more »

Dr Tricia Tan, Imperial College London – “Combination hormones for the treatment of obesity and diabetes”

February 20 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Seminar Rooms, Level 4, IMS, Addenbrooke's Site B289 Metabolic Research Labl4 Keith, Addenbrookes Hosp Hills R, Robinson Way
Cambrige, Cambridgeshire CB2 0QQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

EXTERNAL RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES  Venue: Seminar Rooms, Level 4 IMS-MRL Speaker: Dr Tricia Tan, Imperial College London Title: "Combination hormones for the treatment of obesity and diabetes" Host: Refreshments available from 12.30pm For programme information or suggestions contact Dr Florian Merkle (fm436@medschl.cam.ac.uk) Seminar Series Supported by Sponsorship from Medimmune

Find out more »
+ Export Events