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Discovery Days 2017
Fri 13 January 2017, 09:00 – 16:30 GMT
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.
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.