Cancer Research UK Eureka Virtual School
|Date||July 12 - 14|
|Time||12:00 - 18:00 BST|
|Eligibility||This course is open to UK-based early career researchers working in oncology (clinical and non-clinical, post-docs and PhD students in their final year of study)|
|Programme Schedule||Click here for programme schedule|
|Course Director||Richard Foty Ph.D |
Assistant Professor, Translational Research Programme
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology
Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada
Email: [email protected]
Cancer Research UK Eureka Virtual School: A Translational Approach to Oncology Research
Cancer Research UK is offering 30 places to a 3-day virtual school to introduce cancer researchers to Translational Medicine in collaboration with the Eureka Institute, to accelerate the translation of research to benefit people with cancer.
Through a series of seminars, case studies and professional development sessions, researchers will be introduced to the value of Translational Medicine and strategies for its application in cancer research. This is a unique opportunity to network with researchers working in Translational Medicine. This interactive experience will equip you with the fundamentals to support you to translate your research. It includes translational approaches to addressing health care challenges, the critical role of patients, intellectual property, regulation, collaboration, critical thinking, reflection, creative problem solving and communication.
To apply, please submit the following to [email protected] by midnight BST Sunday June 27th, 2021.
Your application should consist of PDF copies of your:
1. Curriculum Vitae (CV)
2. Personal Statement describing why you believe that the course would be useful for the development of your career (approx. 500-900 words)
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About Cancer Research UK’s Entrepreneurial Programmes
This is part of Cancer Research UK’s Entrepreneurial Programmes Initiative, which promotes a culture of entrepreneurship amongst cancer researchers in the UK.