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January B8 Optional module timetable
February 2018
March
Sun Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday (part-time) Sat
1 2 3
4 5
10:00 - 10:30
B8.1 Introduction to Optional Module B8: Neural stem cells and nervous system repair
Sandrine Thuret
Denmark Hill, (WEC) Crm13

10:45 - 11:45
B8.2 Introduction to stem cells
Dusko Ilic
Denmark Hill, (WEC) Crm13

12:00 - 13:00
B8 Optional WiN Seminar
James Black Centre Seminar Room

13:15 - 14:15
B8.3 Introduction to stem cells: Focus on neural stem cells
Sandrine Thuret
Denmark Hill, (WEC) Crm13
6
11:00 - 12:00
B8.4 Influencing the fate of neural stem cells
Brenda Williams
Denmark Hill, (WEC) Crm13

12:15 - 13:15
B8.5 Transcriptional and epigenetic regulation of neural stem cells
Leo Perfect
Denmark Hill, (WEC) Crm13

14:00 - 15:00
B8.6 Neural stem cells in the adult: Hippocampal neurogenesis
Sandrine Thuret
Denmark Hill, (WEC) Crm13

15:15 - 16:15
B8.7 Drosphila model system for neurogenesis and gliogenesis
Joe Bateman
Denmark Hill, (WEC) Crm13
7
00:00 - 00:00
ENGAGEMENT: B8 Teaching & Learning Support Session (Team to confirm details)

00:00 - 00:00
PROJECT PREPARATION: B8 Optional 1-hour Lab Shadowing (Time will vary for each student)
PhD Students
Maurice Wohl Clinical Neuroscience Institute
8
10:00 - 11:00
B8.8 Neural stem cells in the adult: The olfactory system
Matthew Grubb
Guy's Campus, Hodgkin Building Crm7

11:15 - 12:15
B8.9 Neurogenesis and cell signalling pathways: a focus on cannabinoids
Pat Doherty
Guy's Campus, Henriette Raphael 4.15

13:15 - 14:15
B8.10 Neurogenesis and CNS injury
Jonathan Corcoran
Guy's Campus, Hodgkin Building Crm6

15:00 - 16:00
B8.24 Pain, injury and repair of the damaged nervous system
Steve McMahon
Guys Campus, Henriette Raphael 4.15
9 10
11 12
09:30 - 10:30
B8.11 The use of patient-specific induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSCs) to model neurological disorders: Focus on methodology
Graham Cocks
Denmark Hill, (WEC), Crm13

10:45 - 11:45
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT: B8.14 Hot topic in neural stem cells: article selection, critical reading and discussion
Sam Cooke
Denmark Hill, (WEC), Crm13

12:00 - 13:00
B8 Optional WiN Seminar
James Black Centre Seminar Room

13:15 - 14:15
B8.12 iPSCs: Focus on autism
Graham Cocks
Denmark Hill, (WEC), Crm13

14:30 - 15:30
B8.13 iPSCs: Focus on schizophrenia
Deepak Srivastava
Denmark Hill, (WEC), Crm13
13
11:15 - 12:15
B8.17 iPSCs: Focus on Alzheimer's disease
Hyunah Lee
Denmark Hill, (WEC), Crm13

13:15 - 14:15
ASSESSMENT & FEEDBACK TRAINING: B8.18 How to write a scientific abstract 1 (Exam preparation)
Sandrine Thuret
Denmark Hill, (WEC), Crm13

14:30 - 15:30
B8.15 The human induced pluripotent sem cells initiative (HipSci) project
Davide Danovi
Denmark Hill, (WEC), Crm13
14
00:00 - 00:00
PROJECT PREPARATION: B8 Optional 1-hour Lab Shadowing (Time will vary for each student)
PhD Students
Maurice Wohl Clinical Neuroscience Institute

00:00 - 00:00
ENGAGEMENT: B8 Teaching & Learning Support Session (Team to confirm details)
15
10:00 - 13:00
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT: B8.19b Neural Stem cells regulation: Focus on Hormones- Journal Club Format
Demelza Smeeth
Denmark Hill, (WEC), Crm13

10:00 - 13:00
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT: B8.19a Neural Stem cells regulation: Focus on MicroRNA- Journal Club Format
Amina McDiarmid
Denmark Hill, (WEC), Crm13

10:00 - 13:00
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT: B8.19c Neural Stem cells regulation: Focus on Ageing- Journal Club Format
Chiara de Lucia
Denmark Hill, (WEC), Crm13

14:00 - 14:30
PROJECT PREPARATION: B8 Maurice Wohl Lab Tour
Sandrine Thuret
Maurice Wohl Clinical Neuroscience Institute

14:30 - 15:00
ENGAGEMENT: B8 Feedback/Questions/Review
Sandrine Thuret
Maurice Wohl Clinical Neuroscience Institute

15:00 - 16:00
B8 PROJECT PREPARATION
Sandrine Thuret
Denmark Hill, (WEC) Crm13
16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26
10:00 - 11:00
B8.20 Regeneration & pretection within the adult CNS
John Pizzey
Guys Campus, Greenwood Classroom

13:00 - 14:00
B8.22 Stem cell transplantation and spinal cord injury
Lawrence Moon
Guys Campus, New Hunts House, Crm G.4

14:15 - 15:15
B8.23 Artificial CNS regeneration and stem cell-based neural implants
Ivo Lieberam
Guys Campus, Hodgkin Building Crm6
27
10:30 - 11:30
B8.21 Immunological aspects of cell therapy
Robert Lechler
Guys Campus, Henriette Raphael 4.15

14:15 - 15:45
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT: B8.25 Hot topic in nervous system repair: Article selection, critical reading and discussion
Lawrence Moon
Guys Campus, Wolfson CARD

16:00 - 16:15
PROJECT PREPARATION: B8 Wolfson CARD Lab Tour
Lawrence Moon
Guy's Campus, Wolfson CARD

16:15 - 16:30
ENGAGEMENT: B8 Feedback/Questions/Review
Lawrence Moon
Guy's Campus, Wolfson CARD
28
00:00 - 00:00
ENGAGEMENT: B8 Teaching & Learning Support Session (Team to confirm details)

10:00 - 11:30
SKILLS DEVEOPMENT: B8.26 Debate: Can human brain diseases be modelled in a tissue culture dish?
Sandrine Thuret
Denmark Hill, (WEC), Crm13

11:45 - 13:15
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT: B8 OPTIONAL - Discussion with PhD students
PhD Students
Denmark Hill, (WEC) Crm13
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