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Feb 22

UCL Cardiovascular meeting | 16.30-19.00 - 22 February

The second UCL Cardiovascular meeting will take place on 22 February 2017. This event is an opportunity for members of the cardiovascular research community to meet and help shape the future direction of cardiovascular research at UCL.

  • UCL has one of the largest cardiovascular research communities in the country and consistently outperforms other institutions in metrics of cardiovascular research output. There are significant benefits to building a cohesive network that enables better interdepartmental working and provides a more investment friendly environment.

  • Programme

  • 16.30 – 17.00 – Arrival and coffee reception

    17.00 – 17.05 – Introduction

    • Dr Vivek Muthurangu (Great Ormond Street Hospital) and
      Dr Ines Pineda-Torra (Division of Medicine)

    17.05 – 17.20 – Cardiovascular disease in autoimmunity

    • Dr Elisabeth Jury (Division of Medicine)

    17.20 – 17.35 – Mechanical engineering of the heart

    • Dr Gaetano Burriesci (Dept of Engineering)

    17.35 – 17.50 – Bioinformatic analysis of proteomic studies

    • Dr Jorge Garcia Hernandez (The Farr Institute of Health Informatics Research)

    17.50 – 18.05 – The role of LRG-1 in neovascular dysfunction

    • Prof John Greenwood (Institute of Ophtalmology)

    18.05-18.15 – General discussion

    18.15-19.00 – Reception with drinks and nibbles

  • When: 16.30-19.00, Wednesday 22 February 2017
    Where: Leolin Price Lecture Theatre, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH

    Register your place.