SciFri is an LSTM-initiative which sees academics from across LSTM, Liverpool John Moores University and the University of Liverpool speak on BBC Radio Merseyside every Friday morning at 8:50am.
SciFri makes science topics such as antimicrobial resistance, vector biology and diagnostics easily digestible for BBC Radio Merseyside listeners.
Listen to Radio Merseyside on 95.8FM or 1485AM digital, or online.
08 September 2017 Professor Serge Wich LJMU Drone technology and its use in conservation, searching for endangered species.
15 September 2017 Dr Lee Haines LSTM. Vector biology. You can listen to the podcast here.
22 September 2017 Professor Caroline Wilson LJMU. Forensic and archaeological research, criminal e-fits and CCTV, ancestry determination and craniofacial reconstruction.
29 September 2017 Graeme Close LJMU. Sport science and exercise
06 October 2017 Dr Andy Jones University of Liverpool. Psychology of eating/drinking
13 October 2017 Dr Adam Roberts LSTM. Antibiotic resistance & development of new antibiotics
20 October 2017 Dr Daniela Ferreira LSTM Respiratory infections