Stephen Gethins MP, visited the School of Medicine recently as part of a the pairing scheme run by The Royal Society.
Dr Silvia Paracchini has been successful in securing funding from the Royal Society for a project titled ‘Why are some people left handed?’.
As part of The Royal Society’s Pairing Scheme, Dr Silvia Paracchini spent her week in Westminster between 4th and 7th December.
Dr Silvia Paracchini will be swapping a lab coat for legislation when she visits Stephen Gethins at the House of Commons for a week in Westminster.
A new collaborative project by Dr Silvia Paracchini and Dr Samantha Pitt will start in November.
Recently Angela Martinelli, future PhD student in Paracchini’s research group, had the opportunity to join Firbush Scientific Retreat and gave a short presentation about her project.
Dr Silvia Paracchini has appeared on the podcast Dear Science, talking about the science of handedness.
Dr Silvia Paracchini attended the Young Academy of Scotland spring plenary which was held on 21st April in the Scottish Government Buildings.
Dr Silvia Paracchini organised and chaired a symposium at the recent Festival of Neuroscience (BNA2017) organised by the British Neuroscience Association, held in Birmingham 10-13 April.
Dr Silvia Paracchini presented her work at a recent conference organised by the Italian SOS Dislessia charity, held in Naples.