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Research Matters

Research Matters highlights research based in and important to Bradford, and the people doing it. It’s hosted by Professor Marcus Rattray, University of Bradford, with a new programme every four weeks. The music reflects an eclectic taste.

To provide feedback or ideas for future programmes contact Marcus Rattray via Twitter @MarcusRattray 

Visit the webpage  for more details on the topics covered and to book onto free public events featured on the programme.

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Thu, 4th June, 2020 - 9:00 - 10:00

Last on

Mon, 1st June, 2020 - 12:00 - 13:00
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With experts from the University of Bradford and beyond. Today's show features two researchers as guests: 

Josie Dickerson is part of Born in Bradford and Director of Better Start Bradford, integrating research into real word practice, including understadning impact of Covid-19 on families and children in the City.

Conor Meehan is lecturer in molecular microbiology at teh University of Bradford whose work on tuberculosis genetics is important for diagnosis and management of this disease which kills 1.5 million people a year, worldwide.

Helen Horsman from the University of Bradford Research Team provides a roundup of how the University of Bradford has been supporting the response to Covid-19 and highlights some of the new research projects being started at the University.

The programme features events, particularly Café Scientifique who in partnership with the National Science and Media Museum will be running an online event on 11th June.

Presented by: Marcus Rattray

Coming up

Sun, 28th June, 2020 - 13:00 - 14:00

Past episodes

Sun, 31st May, 2020 - 13:00 - 14:00
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Thu, 7th May, 2020 - 9:00 - 10:00
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Mon, 4th May, 2020 - 12:00 - 13:00
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