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IMS-MRL seminars are primarily for staff and invited guests. External events open to a wider audience are included where appropriate.

NB: Since the Covid-19 pandemic we are  running the IMS-MRL Tuesday seminar series as hybrid events or online only via Zoom. Please check the events calendar for details.

 

The IMS-MRL seminar series:  taking place weekly during term time, with occasional seminars from visiting scientists.

 

  • External Research Seminars (on Tuesdays at 1.15pm – invited audience only); – sponsored by Astra Zeneca

 

  • Internal ‘Research in Progress’ Seminars (on Tuesday at 1.15pm -staff only)

 

  • Internal ‘Hot Topics’ and ‘Technical’ Seminars (on Thursday at 2.30pm) 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)
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January 2023

Professor Alex Banks, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, USA – Next-Generation Methods In Preclinical Obesity Research

January 31 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

EXTERNAL RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES LENT 2023 Online via Zoom Speaker: Professor Alex Banks, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, USA Title: Next-Generation Methods In Preclinical Obesity Research   Host: Steve O'Rahilly Time: 13.15   For programme information or suggestions contact: Dr Daniel Fazakerley djf72 at medschl.cam.ac.uk, Professor Giles Yeo gshy2 at cam.ac.uk Dr Anthony Coll apc36 at cam.ac.uk

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February 2023

Professor Peter Shepherd, Maurice Wilkins Centre for Molecular Biodiscovery, Auckland, NZ – “Developing precision medicine strategies for metabolic disease in Māori and Pacific peoples by targeting population specific genetic variants”

February 2 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

EXTERNAL RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES LENT 2023 HYBRID Speaker: Professor Peter Shepherd, Maurice Wilkins Centre for Molecular Biodiscovery, Auckland, NZ Title: Developing precision medicine strategies for metabolic disease in Māori and Pacific peoples by targeting population specific genetic variants   Host: Giles Yeo Time: 12.15 For programme information or suggestions contact: Dr Daniel Fazakerley djf72 at medschl.cam.ac.uk, Dr Giles Yeo gshy2 at cam.ac.uk Dr Anthony Coll apc36 at cam.ac.uk

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Dr Ben Jones, Department of Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction, Imperial College, London – Tissue-specific biased agonism in metabolic disease

February 7 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

  HYBRID Speaker: Dr Ben Jones, Department of Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction, Imperial College, London Title: Tissue-specific biased agonism in metabolic disease   Host: Fiona Gribble Time: 13.15

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Dr Sophie Trefely, Signalling and Epigenetics, The Babraham Institute, Cambridge – ‘Compartmentalised metabolism and metabolite signalling to the nucleus’

February 14 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

EXTERNAL RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES LENT 2023 HYBRID Speaker: Dr Sophie Trefely, Signalling and Epigenetics, The Babraham Institute, Cambridge Title: Compartmentalised metabolism and metabolite signalling to the nucleus   Host: Daniel Fazakerley Time: 13.15   Abstract: Intracellular metabolites act as powerful signalling cues to adjust cell behaviour to the nutrient environment. A variety of metabolites operate in the nucleus as substrates, co-factors, or inhibitors of chromatin-modifying enzymes and have emerged as key determinants of gene regulation. Given that cellular metabolism is…

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Professor Cecilia Lindgren, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Oxford – Common Forms of Obesity & Fat Distribution, From Phenotypes to Mechanisms

February 21 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

EXTERNAL RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES LENT 2023 HYBRID Speaker: Professor Cecilia Lindgren, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Oxford Title: Common Forms of Obesity & Fat Distribution, From Phenotypes to Mechanisms Host: Giles Yeo Time: 13.15   For programme information or suggestions contact: Dr Daniel Fazakerley djf72 at medschl.cam.ac.uk, Dr Giles Yeo gshy2 at cam.ac.uk Dr Anthony Coll apc36 at cam.ac.uk

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Ozanne Group – ‘Title TBC’

February 28 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

INTERNAL 'RESEARCH IN PROGRESS' SEMINAR SERIES - Lent 2023 Venue: Hybrid at the IMS-MRL   Speaker: Members of the Ozanne group Title: to be confirmed Time: 13:15

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March 2023

Professor Tobias Janowitz, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA – Title to be confirmed

March 7 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

EXTERNAL RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES LENT 2023 HYBRID Speaker: Professor Tobias Janowitz, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA Title: to be confirmed   Host: Tony Coll Time: 13.15   For programme information or suggestions contact: Dr Daniel Fazakerley djf72 at medschl.cam.ac.uk, Professor Giles Yeo gshy2 at cam.ac.uk Dr Anthony Coll apc36 at cam.ac.uk

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Hovorka Group – Title TBC

March 14 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

INTERNAL 'RESEARCH IN PROGRESS' SEMINAR SERIES - Lent 2023 Venue: Hybrid at the IMS-MRL   Speaker: Members of the Hovorka group Title: to be confirmed Time: 13:15

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Dr Natasha Karp, Biostatistics, Quantitative Biology, Discovery Science, R&D, AstraZeneca, UK – “Sex Inclusive Research: addressing misconceptions and barriers to including both sexes”

March 21 @ 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

EXTERNAL RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES LENT 2023 Hybrid Seminar Speaker: Dr Natasha Karp, Biostatistics, Quantitative Biology, Discovery Science, R&D, AstraZeneca, UK Title: Sex Inclusive Research: addressing misconceptions and barriers to including both sexes Host: Chris Lelliott Time: 13.15

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