In a recent meeting departmental meeting, MCT PhD students where challenged to create Thesis in Three presentations. These elevator pitches boil down their four year projects into the most fundamental questions and why answering these questions is important. Across the board, the twelve presentations were excellent and highlighted the diversity of research being performed by … Continue reading Aisling Rehill wins a departmental “thesis in three” prize
The Preston lab celebrated the arrival of the holidays and the conclusion of a productive year with a delicious lunch at Whitefriar Grill and a rematch at the Adventure Rooms. After tucking into an amazing menu, the lab was split into the same teams to compete in a duel format in the World Trip room. … Continue reading Happy New Year from the Preston lab!
The Preston lab celebrated Roger's hard work paying off in the form of a new grant with a delicious Sacher torte. Further information about the grant will be updated on our Funding page when it becomes available. Congratulations Roger!
We are delighted to announce that Mark Hughes has received the HAI Novartis Fellowship Award. This award is sponsored by Novartis and is open to postdoctoral researchers, early career scientists, and clinical scientists. The €10,000 prize can be used for basic or clinical research in a haematology-related field and the recipient presents his or her … Continue reading Mark Hughes receives HAI Novartis Fellowship
On October 4th, the 2018-2019 Research Forum for the Irish Centre for Vascular Biology kicked off with presentations by Aisling Rehill and Sean McCluskey from the Preston lab. This year has a great line up of invited speakers from institutions in the greater Dublin area and postdocs and PhD students from labs here at RCSI. … Continue reading Preston Lab Presents at ICVB Research Forum 2018-2019 Launch
This year the Preston lab was represented at the annual general meeting of the Haematology Association of Ireland in Cork by Sean McCluskey and Aisling Rehill. Both were selected for oral presentations and discussed their work on fibrinolysis and the role of inflammation in activated protein C signalling. A prize is given for the best … Continue reading Preston Lab Presentations at Haematology Association of Ireland AGM 2018
On August 16th, the entire Preston lab enjoyed an off campus scientific retreat followed by a group social outing. The morning consisted of presentations by all of the lab members. The PhD students did practice presentations for their yearly mini viva talks, all of which were very good. The postdocs did shorter talks on their major … Continue reading Preston Lab Retreat & Day Out