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Open Meeting on Medical Education and Research

The Centre for Medical Education and University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Trust will be holding a joint open meeting on Wednesday 15th November 2006 at The Royal Lancaster Infirmary's Education Centre.

The meeting marks the expansion of medical education in the area, and will provide an opportunity for University and NHS colleagues to meet.

There will be a mixture of invited and local speakers talking about both medical education and medical research, and the day will close with a talk by Professor Sam Leinster, Dean of the Medical School at the University of East Anglia, about his experiences in setting up a new medical school.

Enquiries about the day should be addressed to Professor Anne Garden, Director of the Centre for Medical Education.

News

DCS Researcher in MP-Scientist Pairing Scheme

Communication Systems' Dr Jim Wild has been accepted onto the Royal Society's 2006 MP-Scientist Pairing Scheme which aims to inform both scientists and MPs about both areas of work

http://www.dcs.lancs.ac.uk/news.php?article_id=275

Stem Cell Research

Researchers from Biology and Physics have been awarded half a million pounds to develop a method of identifying and categorising stem cells

http://domino.lancs.ac.uk/info/lunews.nsf/r/431a

New Research Into Drought

The Centre for Sustainable Water Management will examine how householders and water companies in the south east are experiencing drought and what possibilities exist for future demand management practice

http://domino.lancs.ac.uk/info/lunews.nsf/r/4106