In Ireland, what is research doing to help advance treatments for complications of type 2 diabetes? Hear some of REDDSTAR's partners discuss their current research projects investigating diabetic retinopathy, bone fracture repair and wound healing. Learn about stem cells and why they are therapeutically interesting. NUI Galway's Discipline of Podiatry will explain the current standard of care for diabetes-related foot ulcers, and meet DEXLIFE- a project investigating ways to prevent the progression from pre-diabetes to type 2 diabetes. Ask questions and sign up for a free foot screening!
WHEN: Tuesday, September 9, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
WHERE: National University of Ireland Aras Moyola 243 Galway Ireland
A fully funded 4-year PhD studentship (€18,000 per annum stipend) is available in the research group of Dr. Aideen Ryan. Dr. Ryan’s research group forms part of the Immunology Research group in the Regenerative Medicine Institute (REMEDI) at NUI Galway.