On Monday 9 December, our friend Dr Richard Turkington was awarded the Vice-Chancellor’s Research Prize 2019.
Managed by the Research Policy team, Research and Enterprise Directorate, this is the 8th year of the Vice-Chancellor’s Prizes, which celebrate and acknowledge the significant contribution made by researchers at all levels across the University.
The Prizes identify and reward excellence, and reflect the University’s commitment to developing innovative and impactful research and to providing a supportive research environment.
Very well deserved, Dr T!
To see the full event in pictures click here
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- Persistent Indigestion
- Difficulty swallowing or food sticking
- Heartburn acid reflux
- Hiccupping that wont go away
- Unexplained weight loss.