Induction Course for SLMS PhD students
By Francine C Wood, on 25 July 2014
PhD Induction Course for School of Life and Medical Sciences (SLMS)
This course is for research students in the School of Life and Medical Sciences. This two and a half day training programme (Mon 06th – Wed 08th October 2014) is intended to introduce the research student to the basic skills and research culture essential for a successful pathway to a PhD. It will also bring together researchers and students from many disciplines. The course includes a variety of sessions including: keeping lab notebooks, Health and Safety, Ethical research, submission of papers for publications, presentation of research, stress and time management, strategies to survive your PhD and a workshop on literature searches and the use of EndNote.
You also will have the opportunity to listen to students who have embarked on the PhD journey and their views from the faculty.
Teas, coffee and sandwich will be provided. There will be two receptions on the Mon 06th – Tue 07th October for participants to interact with speakers in a more informal environment.
For specific information please check the scheduled timetable (PhD Induction Programme 2014)
Course Recommended for
This course is particularly relevant to the following groups:
- 1st Year Research Students
- Students in Life Sciences
- Students in Medical Sciences
- Organisers – Dr Morgana Eli Vianna and Dr Adam Roberts (UCL Eastman Dental Institute)
- Administrator – Ms Kasia Bronk – (Graduate School)