Pride 2020: 26 June - 11 July

Pride Day: Sat 11 July

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Pride of Science

Fri 5 July

The Boardroom, St Nicholas Street

£4

Rating: 18+

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LGBT+ Science + Beer

This year, Bristol Pride have teamed up with Pint of Science to bring you Pride of Science! With the aim to improve LGBT+ visibility and discussions in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). In celebration of LGBT+ STEM Day 2019, a diverse line-up of Bristol’s local scientists will give fascinating talks on their current research, in the pub!

Speakers include:

Basu Chakrabarty (Research Associate)
Old drug, new tricks: Viagra in the treatment of bladder disease
– Viagra has been shown to alleviate bladder symptoms. However, its effects on the bladder are unclear. This talk will explore unravelling these effects.

Angela Suriyakumaran (PhD Student )
Singing wine glasses: how does the sound of glass fit into arms control verification?
– Exploring the amazing properties of glass and how it can be used with sound to develop a monitoring tool. Could sound be used check if someone has broken into a box, or drilled a hole in it?

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Venue
The Boardroom, Market Chambers, 20 St Nicholas St, BS1 1UB
This venue does not have step free access. The Room is located on the first floor and has gender-neutral toilets

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