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British Society for Nanomedicine young researchers’ meeting.

This meeting allows postgraduate and postdoctoral researchers undertaking research across all areas of Nanomedicine to mix and present their work. Prizes for both Oral and Poster presentations will be awarded. This event is at University of Liverpool the 6th and 7th AUGUST, 2015. Deadline of registrations- 5th June. Only £95 including accommodation. Full details can be […]

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he inaugural EMRAN seminar entitled ‘Technology & Ageing – Hero or Villain?’

The inaugural EMRAN seminar entitled ‘Technology & Ageing – Hero or Villain?’ will take place on June 24 from 1:00-5:00pm in Room A24, Business School South, University of Nottingham Innovation Park, Triumph Road, Nottingham, NG7 2TU. At this seminar, Professor Dan Clark and colleagues will discuss the role of technology in healthcare and how this […]

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How to write successful bids to the NIHR

Come along to a half-day workshop to find out about the Research Design Service and the support it can offer you in preparing your grant applications. Monday 15 June 9.30am-12.45pm (with lunch and networking afterwards). Room 1.39 National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine   If you wish to attend please contact Natalie Pugh at  

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Workshop in Epilepsy Engineering

On behalf of the organizing committee, it is our great pleasure to invite you to the Workshop in Epilepsy Engineering. The workshop will be held on the 29th and 30th of June, at the University of Surrey campus, in the city of Guildford. We seek participation from academics, clinicians, and industry presenting novel research on […]

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Wellcome Trust Seed Awards in Science

Modest sums can often make a big difference. We have therefore launched our new Seed Award scheme to provide small, one-off grants – of up to £100,000 for up to two years – to help researchers develop original and innovative ideas. Next deadline 3rd of July with full details available here link

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Alzheimer’s Research UK NEWS and funding.

The latest edition of the Alzheimer’s Research UK E-Newsletter can be found Here link. The current opportunities are Grant Schemes: Major Project Grants, Interdisciplinary Research Grants, Senior Research Fellowships, Research Fellowships, Travelling Research Fellowships, Global Clinical Trials Fund expressions of interest Online Deadline: 3 July 2015 ________________________________________ Grant Scheme: Dementia Consortium expressions of interest Online […]

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School of Medicine – NIHR CLAHRC East Midlands

Applications are invited for a 3 year, full time studentship aligned to the work of NIHR CLAHRC East Midlands and the School of Medicine at the University of Nottingham. A yearly stipend at current RCUK rates (£14,210) plus Home/EU tuition fees (£4,060) is available. The successful candidate will work into the CLAHRC’s Caring for Older […]

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Life Sciences is discovering High Performance Computing. Effects on innovation explored at HPC Midlands Industry Breakfast

Life Sciences is the third largest industrial sector for use of high performance computing (HPC) in the UK. While the entire sector is facing the challenges of bigger datasets and increasingly complex models there are early adopter fields like chemistry, bio-engineering, molecular biology and pharmacology taking advantage of hardware designed to quickly find a needle […]

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Enterprise Awards WWW final votes push, seating

  Enterprise awards final votes – Voting closes at midnight tonight so please help in the final push for votes for Walking Works Wonders by sharing these links : One to watch walking. Walking works wonders  YouTube #LboroEnterpriseAwards

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Mental Health in Sport Conference – 28th July 2015

Maudsley Learning will host its 2nd annual conference focusing on mental health within the sports industry later this year. Once again we’ll bring together high profile sporting bodies, coaches, medical professionals and others involved in player welfare, safeguarding and performance to discuss key issues around mental health and wellbeing in the sport industry. We have confirmed […]

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