Past Events Past Events


UEA/University of Sao Paolo Research Symposium 2015

Monday 2nd November




USP talk - Monica Tallarico Pupo
“Deciphering the role of microbial natural products in symbiotic systems”

ARTS 2.02


USP talk - Sâmia Regiane Lourenço Joca
"Atypical neurotransmitters and the neurobiology of depression: evidence from preclinical models"

ARTS 2.02

Tuesday 3rd November




USP talk - Fernando Batista Costa
Metabolomics and chemoinformatic methods in natural products chemistry

Centrum G01

Wednesday 4th November




USP talk - Renata Fonseca Vianna Lopez
“Innovative strategies for enhancing topical drug delivery”

ARTS 3.01

Past Research Events Past Community Events

Pharmacy Research Day 2014.

Seminar:  Dr Bruce Winney (University of Oxford).  "Where do we come from and why does it matter - genetic population structure in the UK"

Seminar:  Professor Laurence Hurley (University of Arizona).  "DNA acting like RNA as molecular switches in cells"

Seminar:  Dr Sylvain Ladame (Imperial College).  "Targeting nucleic acids with engineered Peptide Nucleic Acid (PNA) conjugates: diagnostic and therapeutic applications".

Seminar:  Professor Masahiro Sokabe
(Department of Physiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya University, Japan).  "The versatile roles of actin cytoskeletons in mechanosensation".

Seminar:  Professor John Weinman (Kings College London).  "Taking the treatment: How can health psychology help?".

Seminar:  Prof Richard Taylor (University of York).  Royal Society of Chemistry Open Lecture: "Adventures in Natural Product Synthesis".

2nd BSI Early Careers Inflammation and Immunology Symposium.

Seminar:  Dr Stuart Mundell (School of Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Bristol).  "Mind the GAPP - linking G protein-coupled receptor function to mild bleeding disorders". 

Seminar: Dr Yuichi Masuda (Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tohoku University, Japan).  "Structural analyses of bioactive peptides using solution and solid-state NMR".

Seminar: Professor Rob Field (John Innes Centre).  "Exploring technologies: carbohydrate materials to algal natural products". 

The Medicinal Chemistry Subject Taster: Friday 2nd May 2014.

Local 6th form students learn more about Pharmacy

Norwich students learn about Taxol and Pharmacy

Prof. Ganesan talks about careers in Pharmacy at Latymer Upper High School

Pharmacy lecturers talk about careers

Professor David Wright returns to sixth form

Pharmacy lecturer helps raise aspirations at Norfolk high school

Ipswich High School for Girls learn about Taxol

Chemistry and Pharmacy Summer School 2013


Previous years' speakers




Date & venue

Prof. Sally Price - “Is the crystallisation of pharmaceutical molecules controlled by thermodynamics or kinetics?”

University College London February 25th

Dr Ian Blagbrough - “Tetracycline antibiotic delivery from electrospun biocompatible polymers”

University of Bath

February 15th

Dr Matthew Fuchter

Imperial College London

February 22nd
Queens 1.03
Dr Franco Falcone - "Development of Helicobacter pylori biomimics for increased gastric retention: How applied science can lead to insights into fundamental science (and back)" University of Nottingham March 7th
EFRY 01.08
Dr Takayuki Doi - "Biologically Active Cyclodepsipeptide Natural Products: Synthesis, Biological Evaluation, 3D Structure and Protein Network Analysis" Tohoku University, Japan

March 15th
Zicer 2.03

Dr Ashkan Dehsorki and Dominic Rodrigues UEA March 21st
ZICER 2.03
Dr Chris Morris
“Breaking barriers to improve drug delivery to the lung mucosae“
UEA April 11th
Queens 1.03

Dr William Brackenbury, MRC Career Development Fellow
"Voltage-gated sodium channels: novel targets for cancer therapy?"

Will's research group is interested in the novel role of voltage-gated sodium channels in regulating the migration and invasion of metastatic cancer cells.

University of York April 18th
Queens 1.03

Remy Narozny
"Erasing the eraser: a new potential therapy for Schistosomiasis"

  25th April


Emma Kirkham and Phillip Wright

“Factors affecting lithium prescribing”

UEA February 20th 2015
Dr. Ali Ryan Kingston University March 6th 2015
Post-Grad Seminars:  Carl Webster and Karol Nartowski UEA March 13th 2015
Dr. Shailesh Mistry Monash University March 20th 2015
Dr. Kenneth Harris Cardiff University April 17th 2015


Dr. Aylin Hanyaloglu

Imperial College

December 5th 2014
SCI 0.31

Dr. Cate Whittlesea

Durham University

November 28th 2014
SCI 0.31

Dr. Robert Nibbs

University of Glasgow

November 14th 2014
SCI 0.31

Dr. Grant Churchill

University of Oxford

October 31st 2014
SCI 0.31

Dr. Andrew Tobin

“Targeting G-protein coupled receptors in neurodegeneration”

University of Leicester

October 17th 2014
SCI 0.31

Dr. Raphaelle Winsky-Sommerer

"Sleep and Health: Pharmacology of the Sleep-Wake Cycle"

University of Surrey

September 26th 2014
SCI 0.31

Dr. Stephane LeFrancois

University of Montreal

September 15th 2014
Lecture Theatre 2