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Monday 22nd February 2021 – 1:30pm to 3:30pm (GMT)

Interdisciplinary knowledge exchange to tackle global health challenges

Dr Ray Kent, Director of Research Administration and lead on the Bloomsbury SET programme, The Royal Veterinary College,  (Chair)

Prof Joyce Tait, Founding Director, Innogen Centre/Institute

Dr Jeremy Salt, Chief Scientific Officer, GALVmed

 

Wednesday 24th February 2021 –11am to 12:30pm (GMT)

Research Translation, Commercialisation and Impact

Prof Chris Taylor, Academic Director of SPARK, Cardiff University

Hugo Villanueva (PhD), Innovation and Business Development Director at the Stevenage Bioscience Catalyst

Dr David Rose, Elizabeth Creak Associate Professor of Agricultural Innovation and Extension at the University of Reading

 

Wednesday 24th February 2021 – 2pm to 3:30pm (GMT)

Funding opportunities for translational research

Prof Helen Lambert, UKRI Challenge Lead

Ruth Neale, Assistant Programme Manager, Global Health, NESTA

Dr Phil Packer, Innovation Lead AMR & Vaccines, Innovate UK

 

Thursday 25th February 2021 – 11am to 12:30pm (GMT)

Responding to emerging infectious diseases

TBC

 

Thursday 25th February 2021 – 2pm – 3:30pm

Applying innovation and knowledge exchange approaches to the field of emerging infectious disease

Dr Martin Smith,  Head of Manufacturing Sciences and Technology at the Vaccines Manufacturing and Innovation Centre

Dr Wellington Ekaya, Head of Capacity Development at the International Livestock Research Institute, Kenya

Additional speaker (TBC)

 

Friday 26th February – 11am – 12:30pm

Connecting capabilities: building successful interdisciplinary collaboration and what’s next for the Bloomsbury SET

Dr Ray Kent, Director of Research Administration and lead on the Bloomsbury SET programme, The Royal Veterinary College,  (Chair)

Prof Janet Hemingway,  Professor of Vector Biology, Chair in Insect Molecular Biology and
lead on iiCON at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Prof Claire Heffernan, Director of the London International Development Centre

 

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