The Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine is part of the Medical Sciences Division. It hosts one of the largest groupings of Biomedical Researchers in the University Sector, and is also responsible for a significant part of the teaching of clinical medical students with the Oxford Medical School.
Thursday 7th May 2015, Room B of the Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics building 12-4:30pm. This Transcriptomics Workshop is open to all Jenner researchers, collaborators and selected external researchers. Register in advance.
7th April is World Health Day and marks the anniversary of the founding of the World Health Organization. This year’s theme is food safety. NDM spoke to Dr Daniel Wilson, a Group Head in Experimental Medicine, about his research on tracking micro-organisms and how this can be applied to pathogens such as Campylobacter – a common cause of food poisoning.
Human Genetic Variation in Inflammation and Immunity
Professor Julian Knight studies how genetic variation between individuals affect the way immune and inflammatory genes are expressed. This helps understand genetic susceptibility to common conditions such as infectious, inflammatory or autoimmune diseases. He has published a book titled ‘Human Genetic Diversity, functional consequences for health and disease’.
Thursday 23rd Apr, 1pm to 2pm, Academic Centre, Lecture Theatre 1, JR Hospital
Infection: "Ague", Prof Nick White
Respiratory Medicine: "_Aspergillus_ and the Lung: A Spectrum of Disease", Dr Lynne Curry and Dr William Flight