RESEARCH SUMMER SCHOOL
11th – 13th November 2020
Functionalised Biomaterials for Neurodegenerative Disorders at National University Ireland Galway (NUIG), Ireland. Please see our flyer and the speaker’s links below.
Prof. Charles ffrench-Constant – The regulation of myelination and its implications for re-myelination strategies.
Prof. Alan Thompson – Are we making progress in progressive MS?
Dr Yvonne Dombrowski – Innate and adaptive immune mechanisms in myelin regeneration in the CNS.
Dr Ben Newland – Developing a biomaterial toolbox for studying brain function, pathology and repair.
Prof. Ana Pego – From the mechanobiology of the glial scar to the management of MS.
Prof. Larry Sherman – Altering the extracellular matrix to promote re-myelination.
Prof. Richard Reynolds – Inflammation-induced neurodegeneration in the MS brain.
Prof. Sue Barnett – Heparin sulphate (HS) mimetics; novel therapeutics for CNS repair.
Prof. Anthony Day – Protein-glycosaminoglycan interactions in inflammatory processes.
Dr Una FitzGerald – Lab Greening – How you can play your part.
Mr. Conor Duffy – The role of microRNAs in repair processes in MS.
Ms. Emma Rogan – How to connect your research to my Life.
Dr Sinéad Hynes – Why should we care about cognition in MS and what works in cognitive rehabilitation?
Prof. Alexis Donnelly – Patient co-pilots
Invitation to the upcoming Annual EMSP conference. Please see more information and registration details here
STOPP MY PMS – UPCOMING TALKS
Stop my PMS – UCD talks every Wednesday from November 11th to December 9th online at 7.30pm
UPCOMING RESEARCH SUMMER SCHOOLS
In vitro Model Systems for Neurodegenerative Disease at Syddansk Universitet (SDU), Denmark.
In vivo Model Systems and Imaging for Neurodegenerative Disease at Universiteit Antwerpen (UA), Belgium.
Entrepreneurship, IPR, Exploitation, Commercialisation and Innovation at Contipro, Czech Republic.