How to subscribe, submit articles for inclusion, copy deadline and delivery schedule, and archive

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OxfordMedSci News, is a monthly e-newsletter for staff and students within the Medical Sciences Division, which includes important divisional and university updates and opportunities, as well as links to seminar listings and current news, regular interviews with colleagues, and feature articles from different labs.

How to subscribe

OxfordMedSci News is delivered on the second Monday of each month to your departmental, unit or college email addresses; if you do not automatically receive it please email

How to submit an article

In each issue, a different researcher, lab group, centre or unit is interviewed for the Lab Talk section. If you would like to be considered for a future issue, please contact

Other items (e.g. special events, updates, opportunities, etc.) will be considered for inclusion if they are clearly relevant to the whole divisional community, or a substantial proportion of the community. If your item is not suitable for the newsletter, we will advise you about other divisional communication channels (e.g. this website, Twitter, events digest etc.) , which may be more appropriate.

Please submit requests to before the appropriate copy deadline (see below). Remember to:

  • Use lay language, avoiding acronym and abbreviations
  • Keep your text succinct and scannable
  • Include relevant links and images

Personal items (e.g. holiday home to rent, sponsorship requests, etc.) will not be included.

 Copy deadline and delivery schedule 2018

Copy Deadline (no later than 09.00)

Date of Delivery

Monday 6 August Monday 13 August 
Monday 3 September Monday 10 September
Monday 1 October Monday 8 October
Monday 5 November Monday 12 November
Monday 3 December Monday 10 December

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