CLAHRC Cardiometabolic Research Day

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Start Date: 24 Oct 2017 08:00 End Date: 24 Oct 2017 14:45

NIHR CLAHRC Cardiometabolic Research Day

24 October 2017 - Stamford Court, University of Leicester

The CLAHRC Cardiometabolic Research Day organised by CLAHRC East Midlands and CLAHRC Oxford is taking place on Tuesday 24 October 2017 in Leicester.

This event is an opportunity for researchers, clinicians, students and other colleagues from the 13 CLAHRCs to discuss challenges and opportunities in the field of cardiometabolic research. 

Programme outline

9:00 Registration

9:45 Welcome and introduction: Professor Kamlesh Khunti

9:55 CLAHRC presentations and questions (5 minute update from each CLAHRC x13)

11:00 Refreshment break

11:15 Parallel Interactive Session to identify potential opportunities for cross-CLAHRC collaborations

12:15 Lunch and poster-viewing

13:15 Parallel Interactive Session to identify potential opportunities for cross-CLAHRC collaborations

14:15 Feedback from groups – Refreshments available

14:30 Strategy for future working – small groups

15:30 Closing Remarks including results of poster competition: Professor Kamlesh Khunti / Professor Richard Hobbs

15:45 Close

Dinner & Accommodation

We would like to invite you along to a dinner the evening before on Monday 23 October 2017 at College Court, Leicester, from 7pm, for those wishing to travel down to Leicester the night before.

Please let Michelle Brown know if you would like to join us for dinner.

Accommodation is available at College Court, Knighton Road, Leicester LE2 3UF, which is a 10 minute drive to Stamford Court, and also 10 minute drive from Leicester Train Station. Rooms start at £85 per room for 1 person, please contact 0116 244 9669 or