Sign in: Staff/Students
‘Britain’s Got Talent’ finalist and singer, Aliki Chrysochou, will mark World Encephalitis Day with a special concert at Liverpool’s Everyman theatre.
Hosted by the University of Liverpool’s Institute of Infection and Global Health and the Encephalitis Society, Aliki will be performing and being interviewed by Guardian journalist Simon Hattenstone.
Both Aliki and Simon suffered with encephalitis and will talk about their experiences.
Joining them is Olympic gold medallist swimmer, Rebecca Adlington, whose sister was an encephalitis patient, and former Emmerdale actor, Matthew Bose, whose close friend had the disease.
Professor Tom Solomon, Head of the Institute of Infection and Global Health, will discuss the latest research into encephalitis and what has been achieved by scientists in the field.
The event will take place on Sunday, 22 February, at the Everyman Theatre, Hope Street. For further information and to reserve tickets for the event, please visit: http://www.encephalitis.info/awareness/awakenings-concert/
You must be logged in to post a comment.
All recent news
Chief Scientific Advisor visits campus to meet with researchers
Calling all engineers: help deliver Future Food Challenge to Liverpool schools
Universal Music UK makes major donation to new Yoko Ono Lennon Centre
Halloween events you don’t want to miss – 2021
Chemistry student wins European Undergraduate Placement of the Year award
We are delighted to announce the election of our new Vice President (International), Professor Tom Solomon CBE FMedSci @RunningMadProf
Read more here: http://ow.ly/snrJ50GuFog
A Bayesian statistical model created by @LivUniEEE researchers is one of the models being used by the UK Government to estimate the UK’s COVID -19 R number. #LivUniCovid
Read more: https://bit.ly/3AZJdTb
We welcomed Minister for Small Business, Paul Scully MP (@scullyp) this afternoon to discuss @UoLManSchool's successful roll out of the #HelptoGrow scheme