Weekly round-up #267

validate phd showcase

The VALIDATE PhD Showcase offers a unique opportunity for PhD students to improve their presentation skills and share their research with an international network of peers. The online event features quick-fire presentations followed by interactive workshops with senior VALIDATE Investigators. Registration is now open for the event on September 12, 2023, at 15:00 BST.

Don't miss this chance to network, collaborate, and gain valuable feedback for future presentations - www.validate-network.org/event/phd-showcase


​​​Find a full list of all relevant external funding on our external funding page.​​

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Other relevant career opportunities are on our jobs page.



Check out our Publications Page for members' publications and email VALIDATE@ndm.ox.ac.uk if you have a paper you would like us to include.


Highlights on Twitter this week:

TB cases continue to rise in Canada, Zendal and IAVI partner on the development of MTBVAC, and the BCG Vaccine might be protective against Alzheimer’s. The Quratis' novel TB vaccine has been confirmed safe in a phase 2 study, Opera News Nigeria shared an analysis of TB reduction in the country, and the Stop TB Partnership held an engagement session called From Innovation to Implementation: Preparing now for new tools to End TB. Keep up to date with all the relevant news and opportunities by following @NetworkVALIDATE on Twitter..

Published: 24 May 2023