Category Archives: London

Anything from my time based in/around the capital

My thoughts at the Alzheimer’s Research UK PhD Day 2015

Last week I attended the first conference of my PhD: Alzheimer’s Research UK PhD Day and Conference 2015 Before the main two day conference Alzheimer’s Research UK (ARUK) hosted a PhD day. Though it’s not uncommon for large conferences to … Continue reading

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The Simpsons, Maths and Museums

I ventured into London last Friday after securing tickets to see Simon Singh, David X. Cohen and Al Jean talk maths and The Simpson’s at the Science Museum. The event coincided with the paperback release of ‘The Simpsons and Their … Continue reading

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Neuroscience + Art

If you’re happen to follow me on twitter, you will I’ve seen that I like to get out and visit exhibitions and shows in London. One week this summer saw me lucky enough to attend 2 events that sparked my … Continue reading

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Working for a Brain Bank

For the last 7 months I have worked as a laboratory technician at the joint Multiple Sclerosis Society and Parkinson’s UK Tissue Bank, based at Imperial College London. I had already encountered the tissue/brain bank before, having spent some of my masters using … Continue reading

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