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WMS Symposium

 

Come and join the WMS Postgraduate Research (PGR) Symposium, taking place on 22nd & 23rd May 2018 from 8.45am-4.00pm.

The WMS PGR Symposium is a monitoring point for ALL PGR students. The Symposium provides first, second and third year PGR students with an opportunity to present their research and gain feedback from an academic audience across the Medical School and beyond. All academic and research staff are encouraged to attend to support PGR students and learn about their research activity.

Register to attend here: Registration Form



WMS Research Symposium Programme

  Tuesday 22nd May 2018  
Time Event Location
09.15am - 9.45am

Registration

There will be time to browse the Poster Presentations, Marketing Stands and grab a tea or coffee.

MSB Foyer and GLT3

9.45am

Welcome and Introduction – Dr Jason Madan, Director of Postgraduate Research Programmes
GLT 1
10am – 11am Oral Presentations (Chair: Geraldine Hartshorne, Head of Clinical Faculty)
  • Gokhan Tut - (Biomedical Sciences)
  • Joseph Van De Wiel (Biomedical Sciences)
  • Catriona Connell (Health Sciences)
  • Daniel Border (Biomedical Sciences)
GLT 1
11am-11.20am Biomedical Sciences Poster Presentations / Marketing Stands/ Refreshments
GLT 3
11.20am – 12.20noon Oral Presentations (Chair: Professor Kate Seers, Head of Academic Career Development)
GLT 1
12.25noon -1.30pm Lunch
Please browse the Poster Presentations and Marketing Stands.
GLT 3
1:30pm - 2:00pm Guest Speaker: Dr David Crepaz-Keay, Head of Empowerment and Social Inclusion, Mental Health Foundation - "PPI in research, how to do it well and why it matters"
GLT 1
2.00pm – 2.45pm Oral Presentations (Chair: Professor Stavros Petrou , Academic Lead for Clinical Trails Unit)
GLT 1
2.45pm – 3.15pm Health Sciences Poster Presentations / Marketing Stands / Refreshments
GLT 3
3.15pm – 3.45pm Oral Presentations (Chair: Dr Nick Waterfield, Academic Lead for Biomedical Sciences)
GLT 1
3.45pm-4.00pm
Close - Professor Lesley Roberts, Pro-Dean Education, Warwick Medical School
GLT1
  Wednesday 23rd May 2018
 
 Time  Event Location
08.45am – 9.15am

Registration

There will be time to browse the Poster Presentations, Marketing Stands and grab a tea or coffee.

MSB Foyer and GLT3
9.15am Welcome and Introduction - Professor Mohan Balasubramanian – Pro Dean (Research) GLT 1
09.30am – 10.15am

Oral Presentations Chair: Professor Mohan Balasubramanian, Pro Dean (Research)

GLT 1
10.15am-10.30am
Marketing Stands / Refreshments
Please browse the Poster Presentations and Marketing Stands.
GLT 3
10.30am - 11:00am Guest Speaker: Mr Joseph Harwicke, Consultant Plastic Surgeon
University Hospitals of Coventry and Warwickshire: “Why do we need Surgical Research?”
GLT 1
11.00am – 12.00noon

Oral Presentations (Chair: Professor Charles Hutchinson, Academic Lead for Health Sciences)

GLT 1
12.00noon-12.45pm

Marketing Stands / Lunch

Please browse the Poster Presentations and Marketing Stands.

GLT 3
12.45pm – 1:30pm
Oral Presentations (Chair: Professor Aileen Clarke, Chair of the Faculty of Medicine)
GLT 1
1.30pm-2.00pm

Marketing Stands / Refreshments

Fizz and Pastries

GLT 3
2.00pm-2.45pm Postgraduate Taught Masters Prize giving presented by Professor Lesley Roberts, Pro-Dean Education, Warwick Medical School GLT 3

Poster Presentations

Prizes

Prizes will be awarded to PGR students in the following categories:

  • Best Oral Presentation (Biomedical Sciences)
  • Best Oral Presentation (Health Sciences)
  • Best Poster Presentation (Biomedical Sciences)
  • Best Poster Presentation (Health Sciences)
  • WMS "Blue Sky" Award

There will also be a prize draw following the awards.


Sponsors

Approved suppliers supporting this event will be available on the day to showcase their products and to answer any queries you may have.


Hart Merc Star


Diversity Fisher Gen 


 Gre Stratech