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Annual Biomaterials Discovery Workshop 2018

University of Nottingham
Wednesday 17th January 2018 (09:30-17:00)

Elizabeth Hufton

+44 (0) 115 84 66246



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3D Spheroid (Prof Anna Grabowska’s lab)

We are excited to announce the second annual Biomaterials Discovery Workshop on Wednesday 17th January 2018. Our EPSRC Programme Grant in Next Generation Biomaterials has allowed us to hold this event for the 5 years of the grant and hopefully beyond.

Speakers for the second Biomaterials Discovery Workshop (17th January 2018, Nottingham UK) are as follows:

10.00-10.50 Prof. Nikolaj Gadegaard (University of Glasgow):  Informed design for nanostructured biomaterials

10.50-11.40 Prof. Rachel O’Reilly (University of Warwick): Polymer nanoparticles in delivery and as additives in gels for regenerative medicine.

12.00-13.00 Prof. Clemens van Blitterswijk: Maastricht University: Title TBC – FREE, OPEN LECTURE

14.00-14.50 Prof. Dave Winkler: La Trobe & Monash Universities: Discovering new biomaterials using AI and adaptive evolution

14.50-15.40 Prof. Rachel Williams: University of Liverpool: Developing Poly-e-lysine hydrogels for ophthalmic applications

15.40-16.30 Prof. Dave Needham: University of Southern Denmark: Cross-disciplinary Laboratory-to-Clinic Translational Research and Development for Cancer: Endogenous-Inspired Anti- Cancer “DiaPeutics”  LDL-like nanoparticles designed to “Put the Drug in the Cancer's Food” 

Please register via this link.

An optional conference dinner will be held that evening at Memsaab (£30 per head for non-programme grant members).

If you need accommodation, please book with the following hotels which we recommend in this order of preference: Orchard Hotel University Park, Travel Lodge Wollaton Park, Jurys Inn Nottingham and Holiday Inn Castle Marina.

Next Generation Biomaterials Discovery

Laboratory of Biophysics and Surface Analysis, School of Pharmacy, The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 846 6246