Profs in the Pav - Spring Series 2022

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A matter of life or death: responding to a global crisis by Professor Nachiappan Chockalingam

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  • Time: 5.30pm – 7pm
  • Location: Pavilion Fusion Cafe, Staffordshire University, College Road, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 2DE
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  • Free event

Cue a global pandemic and mounting pressure on health services here in the UK and worldwide. Professor of Clinical Biomechanics Nachi Chockalingam was part of a consortium of engineers who came together to share expertise and develop a new low cost, field ventilator with the intention of saving lives in poor and remote areas of the world. Through online working and a spirit of collaboration, the team is developing a new respiratory support device with the capacity to save lives of patients suffering complications from infection, trauma and childbirth.

Join us in the Pavilion Cafe for refreshments followed by a great talk by Nachi.

If you can't join us on campus this will be recorded and will be accessible via our website a week after the event Webinars - Staffordshire University (

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