Nanomedicine Lecture Series: Nanotechnology in Neurology and Neurosciences

Time: 14:00 - 18:00

Venue: Core Technology Facility Dalton Room, 46 Grafton Street, Manchester

The University of Manchester NanoMedNetwork is a cross-faculty interdisciplinary network that aims to facilitate the exploitation of novel nanomaterials and nanotechnologies, such as graphene and other 2D materials, in order to provide solutions for unmet clinical challenges.

The second lecture in the nanomedicine lecture series, to be held on 9th November 2017, will focus on nanotechnology in neurology and neurosciences, exploring the bridge between technology and neuroscience.

Keynote speakers:

The following pre-eminent global leaders in biomedical science will be keynote speakers at this event:

  • Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell, President and Vice-Chancellor of The University of Manchester
  • Professor Ed Boyden, Associate Professor, Media Lab and McGovern Institute, Departments of Biological Engineering and Brain and Cognitive Sciences Co-Director, MIT Centre for Neurobiological Engineering
  • Professor John Hardy, University College London