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Hotel Du Vin, Magdalen Street, Exeter, Devon EX2 4HY

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South West Alumnae Group (female graduates) Speaker Event Exeter

An Alumni and supporters event
Date3 July 2018
Time18:00 to 20:00
PlaceHotel Du Vin, Magdalen Street, Exeter, Devon EX2 4HY

The South West Alumnae Group will be welcoming as their guest speaker Nicole Morrissey, a current PhD student at University of Exeter Medical School. Nicole will speak about her research into the neuroscience of appetite and the intriguing relationship between food and the brain, including how the brain regulates how much we eat, what we eat and the impact food has on the brain.

The event will be a brilliant opportunity to meet and network with fellow graduates over a drink at the beautiful Hotel Du Vin.

Booking: To register to attend this event, please complete our online booking form. For further details please contact H.Crowther@exeter.ac.uk

Nicole Morrissey

Nicole is a 2nd year PhD student at the University of Exeter Medical School. The team she works in looks at how the brain regulates metabolism and appetite and her PhD investigates a potential link between inflammation and metabolism in the brain. The research provides insight into how the function of the brain may change in response to alterations in food intake; such as eating too much or too little.

Before moving to Exeter, Nicole studied at the University of Manchester and undertook an MRes degree in Translational Medicine working on gut-to-brain communication regulating appetite control.


ProviderAlumni and supporters

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