Are you interested in a postdoctoral position or know someone who is? There are two weeks left to apply for the opening we have funded by the National Children's Research Centre. Please direct informal inquiries to Roger Preston and submit your application on the RCSI website. For more information, see our previous post here.
In October, the entire lab attended the 2017 Hematology Association of Ireland meeting in Belfast. The lab had a strong showing in the oral communications section with talks being presented by Aisling Rehill, Erin Soule, and Orla Willis Fox. Orla was selected to speak in the President’s Symposium, where the highest scoring abstract from each … Continue reading Haematology Association of Ireland meeting – October 2017
The newest paper from the Preston lab was recently published. It is entitled "A novel protein C-factor VII chimera provides new insights into the structural requirements for cytoprotective PAR1 signaling" is now in press with the Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. It was selected to be part of the Editor's Highlights (freely available on the … Continue reading New JTH article featured in Editor’s Highlights
Aisling Rehill joined the lab full-time in October as a PhD student after working with the group for a year as a Research Assistant. We are excited that she is continuing on with the lab as she pursues her doctorate. The addition of Aisling brings the total graduate student count in the lab to three.
We're hiring! The lab has a vacancy for a postdoctoral researcher on a three-year contract. See the project description/advert below. If you are interested, please submit an application on the RCSI website. The position closes at 5:00 pm on December 7th. Please direct informal enquiries to Roger Preston (firstname.lastname@example.org). NCRC Postdoctoral Fellow Position
Roger was awarded a Special Project Award from Bayer Haemophilia Awards Programme at a ceremony in Berlin during the ISTH meeting. This award will fund research for the development of novel pro-haemostatic agents for the treatment of haemophilia. Congratulations Roger!
In July, the entire lab attended the International Society of Thrombosis and Hemostasis Congress in Berlin, Germany. This five day conference is the largest international conference in the field of thrombosis and haemostasis. Orla Willis Fox, from our lab, who also received received an ISTH Young Investigator Award, presented an oral communication entitled “Inhibition of … Continue reading ISTH in Berlin – July 2017