The SITraN open day took place during the afternoon of the 11th July 2014 inviting members of the public and key stakeholders from the field to tour the facilities within SITraN and learn about the research that is taking place through lectures presented on the day and tours of the laboratories. Work stations were set up to explain scientific and clinical work taking place within translational neuroscience at Sheffield.
It was a busy day enjoyed by guests with many visitors expressing their interest in what the event offered. One visitor expressed that ‘We were heartened by the dedication of the people we met and the impressive array of new equipment. It also made us better understand the massive challenges you face in finding an effective treatment for these devastating conditions.’