Navigating the crossroad between health and disease: Immune cell trafficking during inflammation
Professor Ed Rainger
Professor of Chronic Inflammation
School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine
Ed Rainger is a Professor of Chronic Inflammation. Being part of the Leukocyte Trafficking Group (http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/leukocyte-trafficking) he has a particular interest in the regulation of leukocyte recruitment during the inflammatory response. He came to Birmingham as a post-doctoral researcher 20 years ago, and subsequently established his own group with sequential personal Fellowships from the British Heart Foundation (BHF). He currently holds BHF Programme and Project grants which form his core funding. The MRC and Wellcome Trust also support translational work within his group. He has published over 100 peer reviewed papers, reviews and book chapters and is chairman of the UK Adhesion Society and a committee member of the British Atherosclerosis Society.
This lecture is open to all, pre-registration is not required.