Weekly round-up #79

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Weekly round-up #79


We're now 1 week away from the deadline to submit your abstracts and travel scholarship applications for the 2019 Annual Meeting and BSI co-hosted Scientific Conference! Deadline is the 17th of July at 9:00am BST, email your applications to validate@ndm.ox.ac.uk.


A warm welcome to our newest VALIDATE members!

Associates: Suwarti (Oxford Clinical Research Unit, Indonesia), Robin Basu Roy (LSHTM, UK), Fatoumatta Darboe (LSHTM, UK), and Abhishek Mandal (Rajendra Memorial Research Institute of Medical Sciences, India).

Affiliates: Charlotte Sarfas (Stellenbosch University, South Africa).




Have a look at our website for more external funding opportunities.


Training Opportunities:


The training opportunities page has information about all upcoming opportunities that you may have missed.




Our events page has details about any other relevant upcoming external events.


Job Opportunities


Further positions can be found on our website.



Publications relevant to our members can be found on our publications page.


On Twitter this week: Learn how TB accounts for more than 1 in 4 antimicrobial resistance fatalities each year; an interesting graph that shows how successful vaccines can be in the modern era; read an article on the estimated number of people living with latent multi-drug resistant TB (MDR-TB); take a look at an in depth guide on how to write a thesis or dissertation; find out Prof Buchanan's top 25 tips for PhD students from the perspective of a PhD examiner; the stop TB partnership highlights the life of Vivien Leigh who died of TB in 1967; the MRC has re-summarised their explanation of the UK's human tissue legislation; Finland is hoping to test out a new educational video game in schools, to promote the HPV vaccine campaign; and learn more with the free vaccine forum which aims to share knowledge, resources and ideas about vaccines and vaccine development.We tweet about our latest news and any articles, podcasts and more that our members might be interested in - follow @NetworkVALIDATE to stay up to date.


Published: 10 July 2019