Jon Friedland, infectious diseases expert, to lead research and enterprise

Leading tuberculosis and infectious diseases expert Professor Jon Friedland has been appointed as Deputy Principal (Research and Enterprise) at St George’s, University of London.

Professor Friedland joins St George’s from Imperial College London, where he has held research, teaching and leadership positions for more than two decades. His new role marks a return to St George’s, where he previously completed his PhD.


Early Career Researchers: Dr Caroline Copeland

Dr Caroline Copeland, Lecturer in Neuropharmacology in the Institute of Medical and Biomedical Education, talks about her ambitions and research in Early Career Researchers - a series of interviews that lift the lid on the Early Career Researcher community at St George’s, University of London.

23 May 2018

Caroline Copeland

Studying during Ramadan

St George’s, University of London is proud of its diverse community and this month, many students and staff will be participating in Ramadan, the holy month for Muslims. Ramadan begins when the full moon is seen, this year around 16/17 May, signifying the beginning of a new lunar month.

21 May 2018

Ramadan

Vascular dementia trial of Viagra-type drug nears closing stages

A key trial at St George’s examining the use of the drug tadalafil for vascular dementia has reached a key stage with all participants dosed and screened.

21 May 2018

Dementia Cropped

Mental Health Awareness Week: Tania Mohamed on her mental health struggles and the steps she took to seek help

To mark Mental Health Awareness Week (14 to 20 May) Tania Mohamed, who recently graduated with a degree in medicine from St George’s, University of London, talks about seeking help and using the support services available at the university during the final two years of her degree.

17 May 2018

Tania Mohamed