Advaith Foundation, Bengaluru : Anatomy Explorers Outreach Workshop

Leigh Chambers recently re-visited The Advaith Foundation at The Samhita Academy in South Bengaluru to conduct a follow-up workshop with 45 children aged 11-14, entitled Anatomy Explorers. The program aimed to introduce creative approaches to science education and worked closely with teachers and program leaders to develop mutual understanding of the advantages of an arts based learning approach.

Anatomy Explorers 2019
Nervous system construction using rope
Neuron pebbles

Wellcome Trust Biomedical Vacation Scholarship 2019

Biomedical Vacation Scholarships – 2019 competition

Congratulations to Jin Ju Lee on her successful application to the Wellcome Trust Biomedical Vacation Scholarship scheme. In collaboration with Mark Griffiths and Vania Braga, Jin Ju will be using a novel software programme ‘junction mapper’ to look at cell:cell adhesion in lung epithelial cells. We look forward to Jin Ju joining the group in July. Welcome back to Jin Ju!

Anatomical Society Summer Vacation Research Scholarship awarded

Anatomical Society Undergraduate Student Research Scholarship Awards 2019

Congratulations to Ms Ambreen Muhammad who was awarded the prestigious Anatomical Society Summer Research Scholarship for her project entitled “Investigating the role of Dishevelled Associated Activator of Morphogenesis 2 (Daam2) in lung development”.

We look forward to welcoming Ambreen to the Dean lab in July.