Congratulations to Professor Elaine Holmes who has made it on to the 2016 Analytical Scientist Power List. Read more about Prof Holmes passions, pivotal moment and prediction for the future on her power list profile.
Congratulations to Computation and Systems Medicine PhD student Liza Selly who won the 2016 Max Perutz Science Writing Prize (run by MRC). From over 120 entries Liza won the prize for her piece on the negative effects of brake dust emissions on human health and the economy. To read more on Liza’s work please see the MRC blog post on Braking perceptions of traffic pollution.
Prof Anthony Gordon was invited to give a plenary talk entitled “Levosimendan for the Prevention of Acute Organ Dysfunction in Sepsis” in the “Hot Topics” session at the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine annual conference in Milan on October 5th 2016. The presentation was accompanied by a simultaneous publication in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Congratulations to Helen Laycock and Harriet Kemp, two Clinical Research Fellows working in Pain Research, who together have won best poster prize in the clinical science category at the World Congress on Pain which took place last month in Yokohama Japan. The winning poster was selected as one of three prize winners from over 2000 posters submitted.