Science Communication Workshop, 7-8 September 2017, New Delhi

23 May 2017

Science Communication Workshop, 7-8 September 2017, New Delhi

The Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance is pleased to announce its 16th Science Communication Workshop that will be held in New Delhi on 7-8 September 2017. The Workshop will provide an interactive platform for young researchers to discuss with their peers and mentors various issues pertaining to science communication and career advancement.

The Workshop will cover aspects like:

  • Ethics in research
  • Presentation skills
  • Manuscript & Grants writing
  • Learning from choices/ Planning a successful career in science

Eligibility: To apply for participation in the Workshop, applicant must be

•a senior PhD student OR a junior postdoctoral researcher OR  a clinician researcher who is pursuing or has completed a postgraduate degree (MD/MS/MDS/MPH/equivalent) and is involved in active research
•broadly working in the area of biomedical science at a Research Institute/University in India
•prepared to submit a 1000-word research proposal, if invited to attend the Workshop. During the Grantsmanship module of the Workshop, a mentor would provide feedback on the proposal.

Deadline for submitting the online application is 12 June 2017, 5:00 PM IST
Note: Only applicants who are selected to attend the Workshop will be notified by early-July 2017

Please write to us should you have any questions regarding this workshop or visit our website for more information.

We would appreciate it if you could share this information with anyone who might be interested in participating at this workshop. Download the flier here.

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