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The British Science Association Media Fellowship Scheme is open for aplpications. The scheme aims to strengthen connections between scientists and the media by placing researchers in a 3-5 week summer placement with a media host such as the BBC, the Guardian and the Irish Times.
Participants return to their organisations better equipped to handle media enquiries, to turn their research into news and promote their research and institution. They also improve their communication skills that benefit their teaching, journal articles and grant applications. Further information is available at http://www.britishscienceassociation.org/science-society/media-fellowships
The British Science Association Media Fellowship scheme is open for applications. The scheme aims to strengthen connections between scientists and the media by placing researchers in a 3-5 week summer placement with a media host such as the BBC, the Guardian and the Irish Times.
Participants return to their organisations better equipped to handle media enquiries, to turn their research into news and promote their research and institution. They also improve their communication skills that benefit their teaching, journal articles and grant applications.
The deadline for applications is the 11th March. Further information can be found at the following link: http://www.britishscienceassociation.org/science-society/media-fellowships. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in this opportunity.
THE FUTURE BUSINESS OF HEALTHCARE
Monday 18th & Tuesday 19th March 2013 Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham
Join high profile speakers, leading clinical and academic experts and business leaders from across the UK at the inaugural Life Science Summit.
Attend this FREE 2 day event and benefit from a unique opportunity to hear about major developments taking place in the region’s Life Science sector.
Featuring a keynote speech from the Office of Life Science, delegates will also hear from representatives of the University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, University of Birmingham, Health Technology Co-operative, West Midlands Academic Health Science Network and the pioneering NIHR Surgical Reconstruction & Microbiology Research Centre.
In addition, presentations from key business leaders will provide a unique opportunity to learn, understand and discuss where the future of healthcare business lies. Discover what’s new and meet with those who can help you innovate, improve effectiveness and build competitive advantage.
The final summit programme will be released soon, however themes to be covered include:
- Translating research into business
- Digital Health
- Academic Health Science Networks – changing the way academia, industry and the NHS engage
- Marketing the Business of Healthcare
- Incubation and start up for life science business
- Evidence based innovation
- Trauma medicines and technologies – the opportunities for industry
The event will also incorporate the launch of the Edgbaston Medical Quarter – which provides a focus on and recognition of the world-class medical and healthcare provision Edgbaston, Birmingham has to offer.
This event is FREE to attend and will attract at least 250 delegates each day. With over 100 bookings taken already, register today to avoid disappointment.
For more information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities please contact Lucy Watkins on 0121 452 5630 or email LucyW@MedilinkWM.co.uk