Have You Heard?: Being a Dementia Researcher in the Age of ‘Fake News’
December 9 @ 7:15 pm - 9:00 pmFree
- To find out more, visit https://haveyouhearduk.com/
About the speaker
Dr Michael Daniels is a Postdoctoral Fellow working in the UK Dementia Research Institute at the University of Edinburgh. Their research focuses on the immune cells of the brain, microglia, and how their activity may confer resilience or susceptibility to neurodegenerative disease. Outside of the lab they love to communicate science in any way they can.
- You can find him on Twitter at @mike_jd_daniels
Drop-in event. No ticket required, just show up!
- Doors at 7.15, kickoff at 7.30
This is event is free to attend, although we will be asking for donations at the end of the talk. Participants are under no obligation whatsoever to donate, however please rest assured that the money we collect doesn’t end up in anyone’s pocket – it is used to fund our overhead costs, and travel/accommodation for our speakers who come from further afield.
Accessibility: As per the policy of the Admiral Bar, access to the venue “can only be provided to patrons who are sufficiently mobile and capable of independently evacuating premises, or with the minimum of assistance”. Unfortunately, this leaves the basement inaccessible to most wheelchair users.