Meet the expert

Chair: Owen Sansom, CRUK, Beatson Institute, UK
Speaker: Chris Lord, The Insitute of Cancer Research, UK
Speaker: Elizabeth Patton, CRUK Edinburgh Centre, UK
Speaker: Gemma Pearce, Coventry University, UK
Speaker: Maria Hawkins, CRUK MRC Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology, UK
Speaker: Pippa Corrie, Cambridge University Hospitals, UK
Speaker: Terry Jones, University of Liverpool, UK

1:00 pm-2:00 pm

Room: Alsh

This session is targeted at trainees and junior researchers and offers an opportunity to join round table discussions with experienced colleagues who will discuss career and professional development topics.
Attendees will have a chance to visit two tables for 25 minutes each.

• Leadership skills
• Mentorship
• Starting your own lab/starting your own research group
• Influencing people
• Making the best of your postdoc
• Getting a fellowship
• Involving others in your research

This session has limited spaces so early arrival is advised.

*Topics may be subject to change