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We are delighted to announce that our ‘Today’s Neuroscience, Tomorrow’s History’ video oral history material  is being used by The Open University (OU) as content for their ‘DD210 Living psychology: from the everyday to the extraordinary’.  DD210 is a 2nd level degree Social Science module.
 

Supported by a Wellcome Trust Public Engagement grant (2006-2008) in the History of Medicine to Professor Tilli Tansey (QMUL) and Professor Leslie Iversen (Oxford), this project recorded interviews with 12 prominent neuroscientists, between 2006 and 2008. On the completion of the interviews,  transcripts, podcasts and visual clips were prepared which are now accessible by following the links below.

Trade exhibitions are major parts of any modern scientific conference. The ‘Festival of Neuroscience’ organised by the British Neuroscience Association at the Barbican in London in April 2013 attracted more than 70 exhibitors demonstrating cutting edge technology over two floors of the Barbican Exhibition halls.

Dr Ann SilverDr Ann Silver studied physiology at Edinburgh University where she completed a PhD (1960) as an external student whilst carrying out research at the Agricultural Research

Professor Alan NorthProfessor Alan North grew up in West Yorkshire and studied medicine at the University of Aberdeen before taking a PhD in pharmacology (1973).

Professor Elizabeth WarringtonProfessor Elizabeth Warrington completed her PhD on visual processing at the Institute of Neurology, London, and was f

Professor Geoffrey BurnstockProfessor Burnstock returned to London in 1975, becoming Head of Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology at Un

Professor Richard FrackowiakProfessor Richard Frackowiak was born in London and studied medicine at the University of Cambridge where he first became interested i

Professor Richard GregoryProfessor Richard Gregory was born in London on 24 July 1923 and studied at the University of Cambridge before undertaking research a

Professor Roger OrdidgeProfessor Roger Ordidge studied physics at the University of Nottingham, and went on to obtain his PhD in 1981 under the supervision of Professor Sir

Professor Salvador MoncadaFrom 1975 to 1995, Professor Moncada worked at the Wellcome Research Laboratories, first as Head of Prostaglandin Research and then

Professor Sir Michael RutterProfessor Sir Michael Rutter was born in 1933 and trained in general medicine, neurology and paediatrics before specialising

Professor Sir Peter MansfieldSir Peter Mansfield was born on 9 October 1933 and grew up in London.

Professor Terry JonesProfessor Terry Jones studied physics and health physics at Birmingham University, graduating with a Masters degree in 1964.

Professor Uta FrithProfessor Uta Frith was born on 25th May 1941 in Germany.

Files & Multimedia

Professor David Clarke; Professor Daniel Hoyer
Professor David Clarke and Professor Daniel Hoyer at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Dr Pat Humphrey
Dr Pat Humphrey
Professor David Wallis
Professor David Wallis at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Richard Green
Professor Richard Green at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Rod Flower, Professor Tilli Tansey
Professor Rod Flower, Professor Tilli Tansey at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Dr Tom Blackburn
Dr Tom Blackburn at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Merton Sandler
Professor Merton Sandler at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor David Clarke
Professor David Clarke at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Rod Flower
Professor Rod Flower at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Dr Colin Dourish, Professor Gavin Reynolds, Professor Charles Marsden
Dr Colin Dourish, Professor Gavin Reynolds, Professor Charles Marsden at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Daniel Hoyer, Professor Phillip Cowen
Professor Daniel Hoyer, Professor Phillip Cowen at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Helen Cox, Dr (Y S) Mick Bakhle
Professor Helen Cox, Dr (Y S) Mick Bakhle at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Helen Cox
Professor Helen Cox at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Daniel Hoyer
Professor Daniel Hoyer at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Charles Marsden, Dr Colin Dourish
Professor Charles Marsden, Dr Colin Dourish at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Merton Sandler
Professor Merton Sandler at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Dr (Y S) Mick Bakhle, Dr Mike Tyers
Dr (Y S) Mick Bakhle, Dr Mike Tyers at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Paul Andrews
Professor Paul Andrews at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Dr Colin Dourish
Dr Colin Dourish at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Prof David Clarke, Prof Daniel Hoyer, Prof Richard Green, Dr Tom Blackburn
Prof David Clarke, Prof Daniel Hoyer, Prof Richard Green, Dr Tom Blackburn at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Dr Pat Humphrey
Dr Pat Humphrey at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor David Clarke
Professor David Clarke at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Gareth Sanger
Professor Gareth Sangerat the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Dr Mike Tyers
Dr Mike Tyers at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Rod Flower
Professor Rod Flower at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Mr Wesley Miner
Mr Wesley Miner at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Rod Flower
Professor Rod Flower at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Dr Colin Dourish
Dr Colin Dourish at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Dr Jackie Hunter, Dr Pat Humphrey
Dr Jackie Hunter, Dr Pat Humphrey at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Gerald Curzon
Professor Gerald Curzon at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor Paul Andrews
Professor Paul Andrews at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Dr Jackie Hunter
Dr Jackie Hunter at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Dr Mike Tyers, Professor David Clark
Dr Mike Tyers, Professor David Clark at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Dr Colin Dourish
Dr Colin Dourish at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Dr Tom Blackburn
Dr Tom Blackburn at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Professor David Clark, Professor Daniel Hoyer
Professor David Clark, Professor Daniel Hoyer at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.
Dr Jackie Hunter
Dr Jackie Hunter at the Witness Seminar on 'Drugs Affecting 5-HT Systems' held by the History of Biomedicine Research Group, 20/11/2012.