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The welcome event is a part of the induction for Oxford-MRC DTP students. It provides useful information about the DTP and an opportunity to network with peers, steering group members and with previous partnership cohorts.

2017 MRC Welcome Event 1


2018 Oxford-MRC DTP  Welcome Event

Thursday 29th November 2018

Medical Sciences Teaching Centre

 (behind the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology)


Event schedule:


16:45-16:55     Registration


17:00-17:10     Welcome

                        Marella de Bruijn, Director Oxford-MRC DTP


17:10-17:20     Skills training

                        Philipp Kruger, Career Outreach Fellow for Researchers, Careers Service


17:20-17:30     Entrepreneurial careers

                        David Llewellyn, Co-founder and CEO of DJS Antibodies


17:30-18:00     Student presentations 

  • Jakub Scaber, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences
  • Pippa Gunn, Radcliffe Department of Medicine/Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Tom Beneke, Sir William Dunn School of Pathology
  • Ines Rombach, Nuffield Department of Population Health


18:00-18:45     Get to know your peers - Canapés and drinks reception


18:45               Close


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