Discovery Days 2017
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Discovery Days 2017

Discovery Days 2017

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Dalhousie Building

Old Hawkhill

University of Dundee

Dundee

DD1 5EN

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Short Presentations from the Cutting Edge

Discovery Days are short, general presentations from our new professors and our award-winning teachers & communicators.

Join us at the University of Dundee to listen to our newest professors and award-winning teachers & communicators, as they share with us the ideas that inspire them. Everyone is welcome including school pupils, members of the public, and our staff & students.

Discovery Days 2017 will take place on Friday 13th January 2017 at the Main Lecture Theatre, Dalhousie Building on Old Hawkhill. Refreshments and lunch will be available. The event will close with a free wine reception.

Full programme:

COFFEE * 9.00 – 9.30AM

SESSION 1 * 9.30 – 10.40AM

Sara Brown * Eczema: Getting Under Your Skin?
Audrey Duncan * Assessment and Feedback: Making the Grade
Zhihong Huang * Ultrasound in Medical Diagnosis and Treatment

COFFEE * 10.40 – 11.00AM

SESSION 2 * 11.00 – 12.30PM

John Dillon * Hepatitis: Killing a Killer Disease
Linda Martindale and Linda McSwiggan * ASK4Books – A Novel Approach
Lorraine van Blerk * Street Youth Citizenship in African Cities
Vladimir Zabnin * To be confirmed

LUNCH * 12.30 – 1.20PM

SESSION 3 * 1.20 – 2.30PM

Jeanette Paul * Murals, Muriels and Myth-busting
Stephen Reynolds * Good Advice, Bad Advice?
Nicola Stanley-Wall * Building Bacterial Cities and Raincoats

COFFEE * 2.30 – 2.50PM

SESSION 4 * 2.50 – 4.30PM

Ghulam Nabi * Detection and Treatment of Bladder, Kidney and Prostate Cancer
Iain Stewart * Crystal Clear - The Maths Behind Flat Panel Displays
Presentation of the Stephen Fry Awards for Excellence in Public Engagement with Research

A wine reception will follow.

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Dalhousie Building

Old Hawkhill

University of Dundee

Dundee

DD1 5EN

United Kingdom

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