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News & Events


As a dynamic institution at the forefront of bone research, The Mellanby Centre hosts international speakers at our regular Research Seminar Series.

The next seminar will be: ‘Looking after and studying rare bone diseases: the RUDY study for researchers and clinicians’, Dr Kassim Javaid on Friday 16 June 2017, 1.00-2.00 pm, LT03, F Floor, Medical School.

Seminar Timetable

See calendar for ad hoc seminars and events


The work of the Mellanby Centre has recently been the subject of news articles.


We have been successful in obtaining a number of grants this year


We have been successful in winning a number of prizes in the past year


Mellanby Non-coding RNAs in Bone and Cartilage Workshop
19-20 October 2017
Halifax Hall, University of Sheffield

Register here – ┬ádeadline: 4 October 2017
Download abstract form here – deadline: 4 October 2017


Mellanby Centre Research Day

Friday 1 December 2017
The Edge, Endcliffe Village, University of Sheffield.

19-20 June 2017
1st Sheffield Workshop on Translational Research of Bone Sarcoma

More Details

Bone Imaging Workshop Thursday 2-Friday 3 March 2017 Report coming soon

7th Annual Mellanby Centre Research Day Friday 2 December 2016 Congratulations to prize winners: Ryan Bishop for best oral presentation, Darren Lath for best poster presentation, Karan Shah for best SNAP poster presentation. Thank you to all who attended and made the day such a success. A review of the day can be found here.

6th Annual Mellanby Centre Research Day Friday 4 December 2015

Take a look at the report for a review of the day.

Mellanby Centre Training Course: Diagnostic Tests for Osteoporosis 6 & 7 July 2015

Thanks to all who attended the 2015 training course in July which was another resounding success. A special thank you is due to all the speakers, sponsors and organisers, in particular Professor Richard Eastell, who ensured an exciting and educational programme.

5th Annual Mellanby Centre Research Day Friday 5 December 2014 Take a look at the report for a review of the day.

Sheffield Protocol for Monitoring Bone Turnover Marker Response to Osteoporosis Therapy:

PINP Algorithm [PDF]

PINP Document [PDF]