Lectures

    • Thursday 20 February 2014
    • NO. 5051
    • VOL. 144

    Medical Sciences

    Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics

    Centre for Personalised Medicine Public Lecture

    Professor Patrick Vallance, President of Pharmaceuticals R&D GlaxoSmithKline, will give the first Centre for Personalised Medicine lecture at 6pm on 7March in the Mathematical Institute, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter. Entrance is free and the lecture will be followed by a reception to which all are welcome, but registration is required by emailing events@well.ox.ac.uk.

    Subject: 'Making medicines for individuals and populations'

    Institutes, Centres and Museums

    Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism

    The business and practice of journalism

    Change of speaker:
    James Lamont, Managing Editor, Financial Times, will speak at 2pm on 5 March in the Barclay Room, Green Templeton. This replaces the previously announced seminar by Lindsey Hilsum on that date.

    Subject: 'The FT's digital strategy'

     

    Colleges, Halls and Societies

    Nuffield

    Sociology Group seminars

    Change of speaker:
    Professor Nan Dirk DeGraaf will replace the speaker originally scheduled to lecture at 5pm on 12 March in the Clay Room, Nuffield, as part of this series.

    Subject: 'Secularisation, cultural conservatism and variation in religious voting'

    University College

    Oxford Medievalism Seminar

    Dr William Whyte will lecture at 5pm on 26 February in the Goodhart Seminar Room, University College.

    Subject: 'Ecclesiastical medievalism in nineteenth-century Britain: architecture, faith and time'