Leicester Precision Medicine Institute

LPMI PhD Student Welcome Day 2018

Tuesday 6 November 2018, 9.30am to 4.30pm

Location: Winstanley House, Hinckley Road, Leicester, LE3 1HX


9.30 Arrival and coffee

10.00 Welcome & introduction: Leicester Precision Medicine Institute Director, Professor Jacqui Shaw 

  • Presentations - Second Year PhD students 
  • Brief projects presentations – 5 slides and 10 mins/person

12.00 Lunch
13.00 Workshop (three groups)

  • Aim: To define precision medicine research at Leicester and understand the pathways to translate research advances into clinical impact

14.00 Presentations: First-Year PhD Students, ‘What is my PhD?’

  • One slide and two minutes per person to summarise the latest batch of projects

15.00 Communicating, communication, communication...

  • How can we successfully communicate advances in precision medicine approaches to researchers, clinicians and the general public?

16.00 Close

Transport was provided to the venue from main-site, LRI, General and Glenfield Hospitals.

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