A career in cancer research: What industry has to offer

Host: Sue Bailey, Bristol-Myers Squibb

08:15-09:00

Room: Room 2N

This breakfast career workshop will be hosted by the NCRI Industry Consultation Group and will include representatives from AstraZeneca, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Eisai, Gilead and Pfizer.

Following an introduction from the NCRI ICG Chair, Sue Bailey from Bristol-Myers Squibb, attendees will have a chance to join 2 tables (20 minutes each) and discuss their preferred topics with table hosts and other participants.

The workshop will bring together researchers and industry for round table discussions on topics that will include;

Table 1
Title: Careers in the pharmaceutical industry
Host: Kathryn Lang, Pfizer

Table 2
Title: Careers in the pharmaceutical industry
Host: Simon Purcell, Pfizer

Table 3
Title: Careers in Pharma – From bench to bedside
Host: Julian Cole, Gilead

Table 4
Title: How to successfully transition to a position outside academia (CLINICIAN)?
Host: Emma Dean, AstraZeneca

Table 5
Title: How to successfully transition to a position outside academia (SCIENTIST)?
Host: Simon Dovedi, AstraZeneca

Table 6
Title: How can I increase my attractiveness to non-academic employers?
Host: Sue Bailey, Bristol-Myers Squibb

Table 7
Title: What are my next steps?
Host: Lisa Price, Eisai

Table 8
Title: How can your career in academia benefit from interaction with the pharmaceutical industry’?
Host: Sophie Gray, Pfizer

Table 9
Title: How can your career in academia benefit from interaction with the pharmaceutical industry’?
Host: Sean Buckland, Pfizer

Please note, places for this workshop are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

The catering for this session has been kindly provided by Eisai and Gilead.