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Student Open Day 2015

CIMR–Kings College Open Day for year 12/13 students

On July 16th, two groups of year 12/13 from around the country experienced the research environment at the CIMR first-hand at our open day. They met our researchers and students, and saw the inner workings of our specialist research facilities including world-class super-resolution microscopy.

Students spent half a day at both the CIMR and Kings, with lunch provided at Kings College.

2015 programme:

Half day visit to the CIMR

9:30–10:00 am. Short talks from the CIMR Director, Professor Gillian Griffiths, Dr Jenny Hirst and Dr Stefan Marciniak. An overview of CIMR research and advice on career paths.

10:00–10:30 am. Informal meeting with PhD students over refreshments.

10:30–12:00 pm. Tours of the microscopy, proteomics and flow cytometry research facilities with short equipment demonstrations.

12:30–1:30 pm Lunch at Kings College.

Half day visit at Kings College

2:00–3:00 pm. Tour of King’s College with current students.

3:00–4:00 pm. Q&A with Director of Studies.

4:00–5:00 pm. Research talk with a King’s fellow in Biological Natural Sciences.