CoMH Research Day 2014

 Food, Microbes and Molecular Medicine

Western Gateway Building, WGB G05, 18th June 2014

 

09:00-09:05: Opening Speech: Prof. John Higgins

                        Introduction: Professor Fergus Shanahan

Professor and Chair of the Department of Medicine at University College Cork and Director of the Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre

 

09:15-11:00 Superbugs and Infection

Chair: TBD

09:15-10:00 Keynote Speech

Dr. Mary Rea

Senior Research Officer at Teagasc Food Research Centre in Moorepark and Funded      Investigator of the Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre

The story of the discovery of a new antibiotic – Thuricin

Oral Presentations

10:00-10:20 Presentation 1

10:20-10:40 Presentation 2

10:40-11:00 Presentation 3

11:00-11:30 Coffee and Posters

11:30-13:15 Food and Medicine

Chair TBD

11:30-12:15 Keynote Speech

Prof Paul Ross

Head of Food Research at Teagasc, Adjunct Professor at UCC, and Principal Investigator in the Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre

Title TBD

Oral presentations

12:15-12:35 Presentation 4

12:35-12:55 Presentation 5

12:55-13:15 Presentation 6


13:15-14:30 Lunch and Poster session

 

14:30-16:15 Extremes of Life

Chair TBD

14:30-15:15 Keynote Speech

 

Professor Paul O’Toole

Professor of Microbial Genomics, School of Microbiology , University College Cork Principal Investigator in the Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre

Title TBD

 

Oral presentations

15:15-15:35 Presentation 7

15:35-15:55 Presentation 8

15:55-16:15 Presentation 9

16:15-17:15 Coffee and Poster session

17:15 Prize giving and Close-out

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