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2017 UCD Conway Festival of Research & Innovation

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UCD Conway Institute (building 18)

University College Dublin

Belfield

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This annual conference showcases the latest scientific research from scientists exploring the underlying mechanisms of chronic disease in an effort to find novel diagnostics & therapeutics that will benefit patients. Suitable for those studying and/or working in life science research within academic, clinical, or industry settings.

Distinguished Plenary Lecture
Joseph Schlessinger, William H. Prusoff Professor, Yale University School of Medicine
'Cell Signalling by Receptor Tyrosine Kinases: From Basic Principles to Cancer Therapy'

Plenary Lectures
Andrea Califano, Clyde and Helen Wu Professor of Chemical and Systems Biology
Columbia University
'Elucidating and Targeting Mechanisms of Cancer Cell State Maintenance.'

Kenneth Wolfe, Professor of Genomic Evolution
University College Dublin
'You say tomato, I say potato. Evolution of the genetic code in yeasts.'

Giovanna Mallucci, van Geest Professor of Clinical Neurosciences
University of Cambridge
‘Neurodegeneration: from molecules to medicines’

Darrel Francis, Professor of Cardiology
National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London
‘How to lie in your medical research and get away with it’

Early Career Researcher Innovation Forum
'How to maximise the inovative potential from your research'

Scientific poster review sessions

Trade exhibition

Further details on www.ucd.ie/conway

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UCD Conway Institute (building 18)

University College Dublin

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