Careers in Science forum

My colleague Laura McKenzie has put together a great programme for

Wednesday, 17 February: 1.00-4.30

in Henriette Raphael Function Room, Guy’s Campus

 Speakers will cover woking in Pharma and Biotech, Science communication, Healthcare consultancy and Patents.

 Draft Programme

 1.00-1.20           Informal networking; opportunity to browse careers materials & recruitment stands

 1.30-2.15           Session One:

Working in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries

Working in the pharmaceutical industry                Peter Llewellyn – Network  Pharma

Working in Biotechnology                                   James Hunter, Proximagen Ltd

2.30-3.00           Session Two: Alternatives to research

Patent work

Philip Webber – Patent Attorney, Frank B Dehn & Co

Healthcare consultancy                                    

  Paul Gittins – Red Consultancy

3.15-4.00           Session Three: Working in science communications

Science communications and events                   Dominique Driver – Science Museum

Medical Writing                                           Philippa Cates – Medicus International

Scientific publishing               Ruth King & Natasha Mellins-Cohen  – Biomed Central