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13:10 - 13:55 27 April 2012

UCL Bite-sized Lunchtime Lecture: Safety in wheelchairs and contagious laughter

Location

Richard Mully Basement | UCL Lewis's Building (link Map)
Lewis’s Building on the corner of Gower Street and Gordon Place. | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Nadine Lavan, UCL Division of Psychology and Language Sciences
Dinos Visvikis, UCL Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering

This week, mechanical engineer Dinos Visvikis (UCL Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering) will explore the difficult issue of ensuring the safety of children who use wheelchairs when they’re on the move. Have you ever laughed along with others despite not knowing why? This week neuroscientist Nadine Lavan (UCL Division of Psychology and Language Sciences) will talk to us about emotional contagion.

Join us for an inspiring lunch hour and take the opportunity to quiz some of UCL's early-career researchers about their work.


Contact

Kimberley Freeman@ucl.ac.uk
+44 (0)20 3108 1199 Ext: 51199 | kimberley.freeman


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Bite-sized Lunchtime Lectures