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 on Friday 9 February 2018, entitled ‘Drugs that harm bone’ by Dr Frank de Vries, Maastricht+, The Netherlands.
Winter lecture programme to follow shortly
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
Day 1: Clinical Use of Bone Turnover Markers
Day 2: Identification of Vertebral Fractures
Delegates are invited to attend one or both days of the course
Date: 13-14 June 2018
Venue: The Edge, Endcliffe Village, University of Sheffield
About: Are you a clinician, allied health professional or laboratory scientist working in the field of osteoporosis or other metabolic bone diseases? If so, you should be at this unique biennial course. The Mellanby Centre applies the scientific knowlege and research expertise developed within the Mellanby Centre and within the National Osteporosis Society to offer high quality training for clinicians, allied health professionals and laboratory scientists working in the field of osteoporosis and other metabolic bone diseases. The focus of the training is on two key topics: Bone Turnover Markers (BTM) and Vertebral Fracture Identification and participants are able to sign up for a single day or both days.
For more information and to register for your place please visit: www.nos.org.uk/for-health-professionals/
8th Annual Mellanby Centre Research Day
Friday 1 December 2017
Congratulations to prize winners: Jess Warrington for best oral presentation, Thomas Franchi for best poster presentation, Christian Lee for best SNAP poster presentation. Thank you to all who attended and made the day such a success. A review of the day will follow shortly.
Mellanby Non-coding RNAs in Bone and Cartilage Workshop
19-20 October 2017
Halifax Hall, University of Sheffield
Report coming soon
19-20 June 2017
1st Sheffield Workshop on Translational Research of Bone Sarcoma
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.
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.
Sheffield Protocol for Monitoring Bone Turnover Marker Response to Osteoporosis Therapy:
PINP Algorithm [PDF]
PINP Document [PDF]