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Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience



Public Engagement

PDN organises key events throughout the year to share information with its members and the University, including
  • Welcome Coffee for Newcomers and Visitors – (last Friday of each month at 9.30 am)
We organise a number of public engagement activities throughout the year, including


If you would like to volunteer to any of these activities please email Roberto, our Communications Officer, at

In the works

Useful links

  • Website redesign
  • Online Science Festival Event
  • Departmental brochure


The Communications Committee

The Communications Committee was set up in 2014 with the purpose of facilitating internal and external communication and to ensure all members of PDN have access to relevant information

If you would like to get involved or provide feedback about any of the communications activities of PDN, please get in touch with the Communications Committee.


Download the PDN Logo

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Departmental logo (Adobe Illustrator)


Departmental logo (pdf)


Download the PDN Templates


Letter with Athena Swan logo



Powerpoint presentation

Latest news

Simple treatment during pregnancy can protect baby from memory problems in later life, study in rats suggests

21 April 2021

Low oxygen in the womb - known as chronic fetal hypoxia - is one of the most common complications in human pregnancy. It can be diagnosed when a routine ultrasound scan shows that the baby is not growing properly and is caused by a number of conditions including pre-eclampsia, infection of the placenta, gestational...


If you would like to share your research story or an upcoming paper, please email Roberto Inchingolo at