Mr I's next 'Topic for Discussion'
A US drug company says it has created the first therapy that could slow Alzheimer's disease, and it is now ready to bring it to market. Currently, there are no drugs that can do this - existing ones only help with symptoms. Biogen says it will seek regulatory approval in the US for the groundbreaking" drug, aducanumab. Join Mr I to discuss this and many other news stories.
Biology enrichment runs every Monday, second lunch (1.25-1.45pm) in Lab B1
Sessions run from 4.10 - 4.40pm in Room A
Seizures and Epilepsy
In this seminar, Mr I will describe the nature of partial and generalised seizures, and explain how a diagnosis of epilepsy is made. Treatments will be explored, with reference to real clinical cases.
Problem-based Learning – Solving Patient Cases: Session 6
Join us for this fascinating seminar tackling real life patient cases; you will need to decide the best course of treatment in each case.
Beyond the Spec: Printing human organs
Cosmetic Surgery - Is it worth the risk?
In this seminar, we will discuss the medical consequences of undergoing such procedures.
Beyond the Spec: The Thyroid Gland
Is Private Healthcare better than the NHS?
Why would patients pay privately for medical treatment, as opposed to using the NHS? In this seminar, we will look at the potential reasons why?
CONFIRMATION OF ATTENDANCE
Coming soon to MED:SEM
Catch Me If You Can - MRR + The Lincoln Index
How unique are fingerprints?
Beyond the Spec: Understanding the Menstrual Cycle
Who should care for the elderly?
Beyond the Spec: Skeleton, Bones and Joints
Beyond the Spec: What happens to CO2 we breathe in?
How religion may affect your medical care
Beyond the Spec: Courtship behaviours
Choosing the right medical school
Beyond the Spec: Different Types of White Blood Cell
Would digital DNA make you live a healthier life?
Beyond the Spec: Gas exchange in Fish