Tuesday, 6 May 2014 from 17:30 to 19:30 (BST)
WISE@QMUL present their penultimate event of the year, with a special guest speaker, QMUL Professor Fran Balkwill of Cancer Biology at Barts Cancer Institute, lead for the Centre of Cancer and Inflammation. Fran is actively involved in communication of science to non-specialist audiences, especially young people. Fran is Director of Centre of the Cell, a £4 million biomedical science centre for children in East London. Since September 2009 there have been over 80,000 participants in Centre of the Cell activities, which include the interactive science centre, science shows, science workshops and widening participation sessions.
Join us to hear about Professor Fran Balkwill’s career in science, as she will discuss her research and achievements to date, as well as sharing her experiences and advice for early career researchers.
Prompt start at 5.30pm, with informal networking with drinks and refreshments from 6.30pm-7.30pm.
Location: Perrin Lecture Theatre, The Blizard Institute
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