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Challenges and ethical considerations of translating health discovery to rural Africa

Friday 15 March: 5:00pm - 6:45pm

Hughes Hall, Pavilion Room, Mortimer Road, CB1 2EW

Join Dr Dora Pereira, Department of Pathology and Hughes Hall, to discover the journey of translation of an innovative iron supplement from the laboratories in Cambridge to clinical trials in rural Gambia. In this talk, Dr Pereira will explore the current challenges of conducting clinical research to international standards in rural Africa.

The talk will be followed by an ‘ask the researcher’ session where you can also explore Miss Stelle’s experiences photographing the locals and gain an exclusive preview of their unique photographic exhibition.

Includes wine reception.

This event is linked to the photographic exhibition ‘A day in the life of the IHAT-GUT clinical trial’ taking place during the festival.

Booking Information

Telephone number:
01223 766766

Booking required


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Additional Information

Age: 11+, Talk, Arrive on time, Free