Urdd Eisteddfod 2017

Posted on 20 June 2017 by Dean Routledge

The week’s activities were coordinated by Kath Evans from the Life Sciences Research Network and Professor Arwyn Jones from the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. Together they were supported by pharmacy staff, postgraduate students and four pharmacy undergraduate students, who were given the opportunity to engage with the public of all ages.    
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The Brain Games at the National Eisteddfod 2016

Posted on 11 August 2016 by Helen Murphy

Thousands of people came through the doors of the science pavilion over the 8 days of the festival enjoying the multitude of activities on offer. Uniquely, our activities where both inside and outside the pavilion with the BrainDome (a huge one-of-a-kind inflatable brain) and Colour Confusion Stroop mat proving very popular on the lawn whilst
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Bees Open Day

Posted on 20 July 2016 by Helen Murphy

15 July 2016, 11:00 – 16:00 Cardiff University’s School of Pharmacy opened its doors to students, parents, and the wider public to highlight the School’s innovative work on bees and pollinators. The School’s researchers are working with bee keepers from across Wales to isolate novel antibacterial compounds capable of treating antibiotic-resistant hospital ‘super bugs’. The
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Soapbox Science 2016

Posted on 4 June 2016 by Helen Murphy

Two members of staff from our School, Dr Emma Lane and Dr Polina Prokopovich, joined a variety of female speakers from across Wales for the Soapbox Science Event. Dr Emma Lane, Cardiff University “How to mend a broken brain” Dr Polina Prokopovich, Cardiff University “Nanotechnology enhanced orthopedic implants fight infection” Dr Lane said: “I’m really excited to be
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Bee friendly planting at Redwood

Posted on 6 April 2016 by Helen Murphy

PHRMY has secured some funding and the help of the Wildlife and Conservation Society to put some bee friendly plants around the Redwood Building both to support our pollinators and represent the science that is carried out in PHRMY. We are scheduled to carry this out on the 21st April between 14.30 and 17.30. If any
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STEM activities at Tongwynlais primary School

Posted on 23 March 2016 by Helen Murphy

Dr Polina Prokopovich and Dr Stefano Perni from Cardiff University visited Tongwynlais Primary School on 16th March 2016 for their British Science Week along with other visitors to inspire the whole school to find out more about Science. Dr Perni is a Post-doctoral Research Associate and Dr Prokopovich is a Lecturer in the School of
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