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Celebrate Purple Day with Epilepsy Research UK at the University of Birmingham

Aston Webb Dome Lecture Theatre (A Block)
Thursday 26 March 2020 (12:00-14:00)

Please email for more information. 

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Purple Day takes place on 26 March


The Centre for Systems Modelling and Quantitative Biomedicine invites you to celebrate Epilepsy Awareness Day, 'Purple Day', at the University of Birmingham with Epilepsy Research UK. 

Professor John Terry will host a visit from Caoimhe Twohig-Bennett (Research & Policy Manager) and James Matejka (Head of Digital Engagement) from Epilepsy Research UK.

The event will include talks on the work of ERUK and funding opportunities, alongside bitesize talks from Birmingham researchers including John Terry, Andrew Bagshaw (Centre for Human Brain Health, University of Birmingham) and Gavin Woodhall (Professor of Neurophysiology, Aston University).

Epilepsy Lived Experience Advisory Group

The Centre for Systems Modelling & Quantitative Biomedicine is also looking for volunteers with epilepsy past or present to be part of a new Lived Experience Advisory Group. If you are interested, please email to get involved or find out more.

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