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£6,000 donation for new IPF study

21 September, 2016

A new study into idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) taking place at the Royal Brompton Hospital has received a £6,000 donation from the Pulmonary Fibrosis Trust UK.  Malcolm Weallans, treasurer...

Stephen Nyangoma and Vian Rajabdazeh attend annual UK CF conference

7 September, 2016

Stephen Nyangoma and Vian Rajabdazeh attended the first day (7 September 2016) of the annual UK Cystic Fibrosis Conference, a two-day event with over 400 delegates, held in Nottingham.

The...

Jen Canizales presents at ERS 2016 (London)

6 September, 2016

Jennifer Canizales presented a Thematic poster on Laboratory Animal Allergy in the ‘Occupational and environmental exposures and biomarkers: human studies, animal data, and in vitro methods’...

Sara De Matteis speaks on OSCAR at EPICOH, Barcelona

4 September, 2016

Sara De Matteis gave a talk on ‘Occupational Self Coding and Automatic Recording (OSCAR): an innovative validated web-based tool to collect lifetime job histories in...

Sara De Matteis talks at the ISEE Conference, Rome

1 September, 2016

Sara De Matteis gave a talk on ‘Review on occupational health co-benefits of climate change mitigation’ at the 28th Annual Conference of International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISEE...

Jo Szram presented CME webinar - 'Asbestos and health - all the answers?' (8pm start)

25 July, 2016

On Monday 25 July, 8pm, Dr Jo Szram presented a CME webinar entitled 'Asbestos and health - all the answers?'

Webinar description: Asbestos is still ubiquitous in our domestic and...

Clinic video goes live!

28 June, 2016

We have made a short film for patients explaining what to expect from their clinic appointment.  Please view it here:

This video also appears on our pages for Patients and for...

BTS SAG-organised OELD symposium, York

24 June, 2016

Jo Szram gave a talk on indoor air and respiratory health at the BTS SAG-organised OELD symposium, discussing diverse conditions relating to domestic and work environments, such as humidifier...

UK GORDS meeting - Birmingham

15 June, 2016

Paul Cullinan, Jo Szram and Carl Reynolds attended the UK GORDS meeting in June.  The national group of occupational respiratory disease specialists (GORDS) meets three times a year, to discuss...

Jen Canizales awarded funding for PhD Fellowship from the Colt Foundation

15 June, 2016

Jennifer Canizales has been with the department since January 2015 as a research assistant on the SPIRAL Study, and in December 2015 was one of only two candidates to be awarded funding for a PhD...