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La Dolce Vita raises £20,000 for Brain Tumour Research

In the Autumn and with the COVID-19 restrictions then being eased, Chris Kallis, a prominent local solicitor, organised a glittering charity evening at the New Continental Hotel in Plymouth.  Well attended by many of his colleagues, business personalities, medics, scientists and friends, the evening raised over £20,000.  Mr. Peter Whitfield spoke movingly about the suffering …

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Professor Hisham Khalil

Professor Khalil is an eminent Consultant ENT Surgeon at the University Hospitals Plymouth, and a committed Medical Educator.  In addition to conducting a busy clinical workload, he has just completed a term as Head of the Peninsula Medical School and is a Non-Executive Director of the Hospital’s Governing Board.  His background includes an impressive list …

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Professors Sneyd & Taylor Conquer Ben Nevis the Hard Way…

In November these two intrepid professors from the Medical School tackled the Carn Mor Dearg arrêté on Ben Nevis, raising £5,000 for Parkinsons Research being carried out by Dr. Camille Carroll in the Medical School. Prof Sneyd writes: “I’ve always wanted to take on this amazing horseshoe walk. It’s a real challenge and the silence …

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Vospers Golf Day Donation for Brain Tumour Research

Vospers Annual Charity Golf Day was held at Trevose Golf & Country Club on June 23rd 2021 and was its usual convivial occasion.  Thanks to the generosity of those attending,  over  £8,000 was raised of which £2,600 was donated to The Peninsula Medical Foundation for Brain Tumour Research conducted in the University of Plymouth and …

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