18.00, Tuesday 10 March 2020
University of Bristol, Bristol
Wills Memorial Building (Coutts Lecture Theatre), Queens Road, Bristol BS8 1RJ,
We are delighted to invite Fellows and colleagues in the South West to an evening of networking and discussion.
Hosted by the Academy's Regional Champion for the South West, Professor Ashley Blom FMedSci, this is an opportunity for Fellows, colleagues and contacts to join an evening of informal discussion and hear presentations from local Fellows covering their research and careers. Professor Blom will be joined by Academy Registrar Professor Philippa Saunders - offering guests an opportunity to find out more about Academy programmes and the Fellowship and discuss other items of local relevance.
The event is free. Fellows are most welcome to invite along guests and colleagues who are interested in finding out more about the Academy. Early career researchers are particularly welcome.
6.00pm Drinks Reception (Room 3.23)
7.00pm Introductions and Welcome
Professor Ashley Blom FMedSci, Interim Head Bristol Medical School
Professor Philippa Saunders FRSE, FMedSci, Registrar, Academy of Medical Sciences.
Professor John Iredale, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Health, University of Bristol
A life in academic medicine…where did I go wrong?!
Professor Jane Norman, Dean of Health Sciences, University of Bristol
Smart, faster, cheaper clinical trials in perinatal medicine – hype and reality
Professor George Davey Smith, Professor of Clinical Epidemiology, University of Bristol
How randomised controlled trials imitate genes: Implication for improving evidence from observational data
Please note the venue for this event is on the third floor. There is a lift however those guests with any particular access requirements are asked to contact Beverley Evanson on Beverley.Evanson@bristol.ac.uk or 0117 414 7865.