Public Open Evening for NIHR Cambridge BRC 2019

Growing the Cambridge Biomedical Campus:  New hospitals and organisations accelerating specialist research

Wednesday 20 November 2019 from 6.00pm – 7.30pm

Doors open at 5.30pm,  networking with speakers and researchers until 8.00pm.

Venue: Cambridge Cancer Research Institute, Li Ka Shing Centre  (Addenbrooke’s site)

Please join us, simply register on Eventbrite to book your free ticket – booking is essential


The campus continues to expand, with the recently completed Royal Papworth and Jeffrey Cheah buildings to be joined by a specialist Heart and Lung Research Institute, the Cambridge Children’s project and a cancer research hospital. Find out how the new additions support specialist research to improve patient care.

If you are interested in finding out more about our hospitals’ new neighbours and how they support research this event is for you.

Light refreshments (tea/coffee and nibbles) are available on arrival and during the exhibition / networking.

Speakers Include … 

Professor John Bradley Director of NIHR Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre

Malcolm Lowe-Lauri Executive Director of NIHR Cambridge University Health Partners

Roland Sinker Chief Executive Officer of Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Professor Ken Smith NIHR Cambridge BRC Theme Lead for Inflammation, Infection and Immunotherapeutics

Professor Nick Morrell NIHR Cambridge BRC Theme Lead for Cardiovascular and Respiratory Disease and Research Director, National Pulmonary Hypertension Service, Royal Papworth Hospital

Professor David Rowitch NIHR Cambridge BRC Theme Lead for Women’s Health and Paediatrics and Head of Paediatrics, University of Cambridge

Professor Richard Gilbertson NIHR Cambridge BRC Theme Lead for Cancer and Director of Cancer Research UK Cambridge Centre

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