Lunchtime Seminar Series:
September 2017 to July 2018

Seminar Series

The research seminar series for 2017/18 has been moved to Wednesday lunchtime 1-2pm. The talks will be held in the Dental School, Lecture Theatre.

The lectures are open all to attend

Tea, coffee and biscuits are available from 12.30pm

Lecture theatre

Sept 2017
Date: 27th September 2017
Speaker: Professor Paul Hatton
Title: Director of Research update: Progress, REF and challenges ahead

Oct 2017

Date: 4th October 2017
Speaker: Dr Klaus Pors, University of Bradford
Title: Discovery of tumour – selective therapies to treat CYP1A1, 1B1 and CVP2W1 expressing tumours

Date: 11th October 2017
Speaker: Thafar Almela, PhD Research Student
Title: 3D printed bone scaffold in a tissue engineered human osteo mucosal model
Speaker: Sarmad Al-Sahaf, PhD Research Student
Title: TBC

Date: 18th October 2017
Speaker: Samadara Siriwardena
Title: Periostin and oral cancer

Nov 2017

Date: 1st November 2017
Speaker: Professor Chris Sammon, Sheffield Hallam University
Title: Laponite® crosslinked pNIPAM injectable hydrogels for musculoskeletal therapeutic applications

Date: 8th November 2017
Speaker: TBC
Title: TBC

Date: 15th November 2017
Speaker: Dr Caroline Wilcock
Title: The development of antibacterial and osteogenic nanoscale hydroxyapatite pastes for bone augmentation

Speaker: Dr Tom Paterson
Title: Patterned electrospun membranes with osteogenic and antimicrobial properties for orthopaedic surgery

Date: 22nd November 2017
Speaker: Dr Nick Jakubovics, Newcastle University
Title: Intermicrobial interactions in dental plaque formation

Date: 29th November 2017
Speaker: Dr Toby Homes
Title: Research in low intensity pulsed ultrasound: experimental pitfalls and therapeutic potential

Dec 2017

Date: 6th December 2017
Speaker: Gavin Boyce
Title: Research support and services from the University Library

Date: 13th December 2017
Speaker: Dr Liz Court
Title: FOGs - a bacterial approach to address fat oil and grease pollution of waste water

Jan 2018

Date: 17th January 2018
Speaker: Ian Palmer
Title: Data policy and practice

Date: 31st January 2018
Speaker: Andrew Devitt (Aston University)
Title: TBC

Feb 2018

Date: 7th February 2018
Speaker: Joss Atkinson
Title: TBC

Date: 14th February 2018
Speaker: Professor Helen Rodd
Title: The trauma of trauma: psychosocial impacts of dental injury in childhood

Mar 2018

Date: 7th March 2018
Speaker: Professor Sarah Baker
Title: Structural determinants of children’s oral health: cross nation comparisons

Date: 14th March 2018
Speaker: Dr Max Robinson, Newcastle University
Title: TBC

Date: 21st March 2018
Speaker: TBC
Title: TBC

Apr 2018

Date: 11th April 2018
Speaker: Professor Rob Allaker, Queens Medical Centre University London
Title: Relationship between oral malodour and periodontal disease

Date: 18th April 2018
Speaker: Dr Alan Mighell, Leeds University
Title: Gene Genie – personalising healthcare

Date: 25 and 26th April
School Research Meeting

May 2018

PGR Student programme TBC

Jun 2018

PGR Student programme TBC

Jul 2018

PGR Student programme TBC