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Friday 12th October 2018

If we want people to say 'no more war' we have to show how brutal it is

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In this week's Birmingham Brief Professor in Modern History, Sabine Lee and PhD student Eleanor Seymour discuss their research of gender-based violence in conflict.
Date:
Friday 12th October 2018
Friday 5th October 2018

How research is paving the way for improved precision medicine to treat endocrine cancer

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Dr Cristina L Ronchi, Clinician Scientist in Endocrine Oncology in the Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research at the University of Birmingham, talks about her research into how precision medicine could be used to treat endocrine cancer.
Date:
Friday 5th October 2018
Thursday 27th September 2018

The ethics of surrogacy

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Writing for the Birmingham Brief, Dr Herjeet Marway, Lecturer in the Department of Philosophy, and Chair of Surrogacy UK's Ethics Committee, explores some of the ethical questions raised by surrogacy and what implications they may have for policy and law in this area.
Date:
Thursday 27th September 2018
Thursday 20th September 2018

Lost generations – the challenges of preserving Jewish heritage

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Director of the Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage, Professor Mike Robinson discusses the challenges of preserving Jewish heritage.
Date:
Thursday 20th September 2018
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