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Kidney Canvas: Hot desk your way around the science and art of kidney disease

When: 18 Feb 2024

Time: 1.30-3pm

Where: QUB Medical Biology Centre, Lecture Theatre 2

Cost: £2

Join us for an afternoon of hot desking, where experts and talented artists from the QUB Renal Arts Group will guide you through hands-on art interventions that are used to support and uplift kidney patients undergoing dialysis. Get inspired as you hear insights from local and regional kidney disease charities (Northern Ireland Kidney Research Fund), showcasing the incredible work they do to transform the lives of patients and their families.

But that’s not all! Ever dreamt of becoming a scientist? Step into our mini-lab and unleash your inner researcher as you build your very own candy DNA alongside QUB scientists from the Molecular Epidemiology and Public Health group. Discover how their groundbreaking research is revolutionizing therapies and interventions for kidney disease and be a part of this exciting journey.

Engage your mind with puzzles and unleash your creativity with vibrant activities, plus special musical performances from the QUB Renal Arts Group band, Ragbone, and the QUB scientist/songwriter,

Tea, coffee and traybakes provided (including vegan and gluten free options)!

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