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An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge

First week:


No simple choices: Privacy and consent in health data research

(5:30pm-7:00pm on Thursday 14 March)


Textual genetics

(4:30pm-6:00pm on Friday 15 March)


Preserving our global health: Uniting against antibiotic resistance

(5:30pm-7:00pm on Friday 15 March)


Building nanostructures with DNA Lego

(10:00am-2:00pm on Saturday 16 March)


Open Day at the Department of Veterinary Medicine

(10:00am-4:00pm on Saturday 16 March)


Big Biomedical Campus day at the Cambridge Academy for Science & Technology

(11:00am-4:00pm on Saturday 16 March)


Second week:


Diversity in the immune system

(6:00pm-7:30pm on Wednesday 20 March)


Come on a journey of DISCovery – hosted public tours of the AstraZeneca Discovery Centre on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus

(10:00am-5:00pm on Thursday 21 March)


The challenges of delivering healthcare and telling the story in a warzone

(8:00pm-9:45pm on Thursday 21 March)


How to confirm an outbreak: An interactive, hands-on session for budding disease detectives

(1:00pm-2:00pm on Saturday 23 March)


Understanding health inequalities and the COVID-19 pandemic

(10:00am-11:00am on Sunday 24 March)


Activities at the Department of Pathology, Tennis Court Road - 'Harnessing the immune system to fight disease'

(10:00am-4:00pm on Saturday 23 March)


Activities at the University of Cambridge Student Services, New Museums Site

(10:00am-4:00pm on Saturday 23 March; 11:00am-4:00pm on Sunday 24 March)



Third week:

Functional genomics and AI: super sleuths in the search for new therapies

(3:30pm-4:30pm on Tuesday 26 March) 


We shall not cease from exploration: An evening of poetry and parasitology

(6:00pm-7:30pm on Tuesday 26 March)

Vaccines: Into the future

(6:00pm-7:30pm on Wednesday 27 March)