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Science Quarter Event 2018, 22 Feb

February 22, 2018


To celebrate the official opening of Severn Pathology, we will be hosting a joint Science Quarter event with Severn Pathology and the University of Bristol based in the Learning & Research building.

The event will showcase how science is revolutionising healthcare and highlighting the broad extent of clinical research that takes place every day right here across the Trust.  We have split the day into two themes, with the option of registering for the whole day, or part of the day. Places are limited so please see the links to Eventbrite below to register.  The Full Programme will be published on our website shortly, but to give you a taster, see below an overview of what’s happening.

Morning: Research Focus

  • Research focussed presentations in the morning, Professor Jeremy Tavaré, Professor of Biochemistry and Director of Research (Health) will be sharing how the research landscape will look over the next five years.
  • Presentations from our specialist research leads from across the Trust.
  • Tours of the Bristol University Translational Health Sciences Laboratories based in the Learning & Research building.

After lunch: Severn Pathology Focus

You will have a rare opportunity to take a peek inside the high tech Severn Pathology building which is a collaboration with Public Health England housed in a brand new state of the art facility.

  • Mr David Gibbs & Jonathan Turner share how our unique technology led pathology services  here at North Bristol NHS Trust, is enabling us to lead the way nationally and internationally.
  • Presentations from Andrew Mumford, Professor of Haematology & Clinical Director, West of England, NHS Geonomic Medicine Centre and Professor Derrick Crook, Director of Microbiology, Public Health England

Please email if you are interested in joining a tour.

Tour info:
1220 tours of the Bristol University Translational Health Sciences Laboratories
1430 tours of the high-tech Severn Pathology building.

We have set-up registration so you can choose whether you would like to attend all day, or part of the day:

To register for attending all day :…
To register for Morning only:…
To register for Afternoon only:…

Please email  to express an interest in registering for the tours


February 22, 2018


Research & Innovation
0117 4149330


North Bristol NHS Trust
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Bristol, BS10 5NB
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