12th Science Communication Workshop in Hyderabad, 14-15 September 2015

04 Jun 2015

12th Science Communication Workshop in Hyderabad, 14-15 September 2015

The Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance is pleased to announce its 12th Science Communication Workshop that will be held in Hyderabad on 14-15 September, 2015. 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:

- Presentation skills

- Grants writing

- Manuscript writing

- Ethics in research

- Learning from choices/ Planning a successful career in science


To apply for participation in the Workshop, applicant must be

- a senior PhD student OR a junior postdoctoral researcher OR an allied health professional OR a clinician/public health researcher who has completed a postgraduate medical/public health 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

- prepare 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 the submission of the application is 19 JUNE 2015, 6:00 PM IST

Note: Only applicants who are selected to attend the Workshop will be notified by mid-July

PLEASE NOTE: Applications are under review.