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One World Together Launch

Thursday 8th June 2023 11:00AM - 12:30PM

Please join GDI staff and students for a celebration and soft launch of their radical new social enterprise One World Together For the past two years GDI academic Niki Banks and Chibwe Masabo Henry have been drawing upon their academic research and extensive experience of working in the development sector to tackle the vast inequalities in the aid sector that privilege the largest and Northern-based NGOs They have created One World Together which brings together passionate and committed…

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Exploring interactions between health, environmental challenges and disease

Friday 9th June 2023 9:00AM - 5:00PM

On th June the Ecoimmunology and context-specific Immunology branch of the Lydia Becker joint with the Manchester Environmental Research Institute and Healthy Futures within Sustainable Futures are holding a one day symposium entitled OneHealth and EcoImmunology Exploring Interactions between health environmental challenges and disease The event will take place in the at The University of Manchester in Engineering Building A Blended Theatre - GA and the conveners are Kathryn Else Sheena Cruickshank Susanne Shultz Holly Shiels and Iris…

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FBMH's first Environmental Sustainability Showcase – 9 June

Friday 9th June 2023 1:30PM - 4:00PM

Join the Faculty of Biology Medicine and Health FBMH for our first Environmental Sustainability ES Showcase event The event will be hosted by Dr Maggy Fostier UoM Associate Dean for Environmental Sustainability FBMH and will showcase the Faculty's current work on Environmental Sustainability We will be joined by keynote speaker Martin Farley UCL a Sustainable Research Adviser at UCL and the Director for Green Lab Associates who will discuss Environmental Sustainability in the laboratory and the measures we…

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The University of Manchester Community Festival 2023

Saturday 10th June 2023 11:00AM - 4:00PM

There's so much to do at our Community Festival Ever fancied hunting for the stars tickling a robot or fighting killer fungus Ever wondered how strong chocolate is how the nervous system works or wanted to share your Manchester memories On June we re inviting you and all our friends and neighbours in the local community to go behind the scenes of the University and discover the diverse and exciting work taking place here This free event has…

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Are clinicians the forgotten people of digital health inequities?

Wednesday 14th June 2023 1:00PM - 2:00PM

The University of Manchester's Christabel Pankhurst Institute supported by ARC-GM is running a programme of work around digital health inequities As part of this we are hosting a seminar series about the topic with speakers from different disciplines who have done exemplary research on understanding identifying or addressing digital health inequities You can access recordings of previous talks on our webpage Our next seminar is on th June - pm via Zoom https zoom us j Dr Junaid…

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Digital Trust and Security Seminar: YOSO: You Only Speak Once

Thursday 15th June 2023 1:00PM - 2:00PM

Join special guest speaker Bernardo Magri Senior Lecturer in the Systems and Software Security group at the University of Manchester Online seminar with Q A and discussion Abstract Imagine a setting where whenever a party in a protocol sends a message its IP address becomes known and it gets immediately killed by the adversary in a DoS attack This implies that in any given protocol a party can only send a single message at a random point in…

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Ecology and Evolution Seminar “Single Molecule Fluorescence and its Applications to Biology and Biomedicine”

Friday 10th November 2023 2:00PM

We are delighted to welcome Professor Sir David Klenerman as in-person speaker at the Ecology and Evolution seminar series Biography David Klenerman is a physical chemist who graduated and completed his doctorate at Cambridge University working with Professor Ian Smith on infra-red chemiluminescence for his PhD in This was followed by postdoctoral research at Stanford University California with Professor Dick Zare on high overtone chemistry He then returned to the U K and worked for seven years for…

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