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Oxford Biomedical Research Centre are running a series of talks on-line which may be of interest to you. The first of which, is available to watch now, further details are below:

Randomised Evaluation of COVID-19 Therapy: the RECOVERY trial

Prof Martin Landray, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford

The RECOVERY trial, a national effort being led by Oxford researchers, is the world’s biggest trial looking at whether existing treatments can tackle the symptoms of coronavirus. Set up in record time, It has recruited more than 11,800 patients across 176 NHS hospitals, and has already identified one effective treatment (dexamethasone) and ruled out two others (hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir-ritonavir).

 Available to watch at https://oxfordbrc.nihr.ac.uk/videos/ 

Vaccines for the control of COVID-19

Date : Tuesday 14 July 2020

Time : Watch live from 3pm at https://youtu.be/ISIt0pC5Vio

 Andrew Pollard, Professor of Paediatric Infection and Immunity at the Department of Paediatrics and Oxford BRC Co-Theme Lead for Vaccines, will speak about the development of a vaccine candidate for COVID-19 and the progress of its clinical trials.

 To submit a question please  email OBRCenquiries@ouh.nhs.uk to send a question in advance.