Past Training and Events

  • Creating impact with R coding -

    Date: Tuesday 7th January 2020

    Time: 10:30 to 15:30 hours

    Location: The University of York 

  • Bridging the Gap: AI & The Life Sciences -

    Date: Monday 27th January 2020

    Time: 09:00 – 19:00 GMT

    Location: The University of Leeds

    A conference targeted at post-graduates, post-docs and early career researchers from life science and computing backgrounds, to spark inspiration and collaboration on AI projects at this interface.

  • Annual Student Symposium -

    Date: Friday 13th December 2019

    Times: 10:00 to 17:45 hours 

    Location: Dept of Biology, The University of York 

  • Induction and Careers Day -

    Date: Friday 29th November 2019 

    Times: 09:30 hrs to 16:00 hrs

    Location: The Lakeside Conference Centre, The National Agri-Food Innovation Campus (NAFIC)

    Sand Hutton, YORK   YO411LZ

  • Confocal Microscopy -

    Date: Tuesday 12th to Friday 15th November 2019 (4-day course)

    Times: 09:00 hrs to 17:00 hrs NB Times vary each day

    Location: Universities of York (Days 1 & 2), Leeds (Day 3) and Sheffield (Day 4)

  • Enterprise Workshop 2019 -

    Date: Thursday 3rd and Friday 4th October 2019 (2-day course)

    Times: 09:00 hrs to 16:00 hrs

    Location: University of Leeds

  • Mandatory DTP Training – Autumn 2019 -

    Dates for your diary - Ensure you hold the following dates in your diary - Check which year group(s) they are for. 

  • Ethics and Challenges of Personalised Medicine Debate -

    Date: Monday 1st July 2019

    Times: 2.15 to 3.00pm

    Location: Medical Lecture Theatre: Level 7, Worsley Building, University of Leeds

    The ethics surrounding personalised medicine, and the challenges faced by the NHS in particular, are important issues for our researchers of the future to be aware of. The debate, chaired by Dr Messenger, will discuss ethical considerations including patient genome sequencing, the challenges of keeping our personal data safe and whether our health service is prepared for the making personalised medicine accessible to all.

  • Super-resolution Workshop 2019 -

    Date: Friday 5th July 2019 

    Times: 09:00 hrs to 17:00 hrs

    Location: University of Leeds

  • Careers Beyond Academia Panel (DiMEN) -

    Date: Monday 1st July 2019

    Time: 4.00 to 5.30pm

    Location: Medical Lecture Theatre: Level 7, Worsley Building, University of Leeds

    This event brings together an expert panel to discuss careers in clinical research, medical writing and consultancy following PhD. It is a chance to find out what opportunities are available to PhD students and why your skills are in such high demand outside academia!

  • Do you believe the data you obtained from animals? -

    Date: 21st June 2019

    Times: Arrive at 10am to register for a prompt 10.30am start.  Finishes at 3pm

    Location: SR 1.08, Parkinson Building, University of Leeds LS2 9JT

    This workshop will provide you with the knowledge and tools to ensure that the data you obtain from your experiments involving research animals is reproducible and reliable. Topics to be covered include the impact of research animals and their welfare on data; how and when to assess animal welfare; experimental design and sources of bias; the application of the 3Rs in practice; humane endpoints and how to select them; publishing animal experiments and much more!

  • Bioscience Insight Day -

    Date: Tuesday 5th November 2019 

    Times: 09:30 hrs to 17:30 hrs

    Location: University of York