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Selected opportunities across Cambridge and beyond with an interdisciplinary focus related/valuable to infectious diseases researchers. 


13 Dec Cambridge Parasitic and Neglected Tropical Diseases Network Day. 09.30-16.30, Department of Pathology. Abstract Deadline (for Early Career Researchers): 20th November 2018. 

14 Dec Cambridge Global Food Security Network Early Career Researcher Travel Showcase and Networking Event.  4-6pm, Plant Sciences Department. 

14 Dec  Drug-free Antibacterial Technology for Medical Applications. The Hauser Forum, 9am-5pm. ££.  

17 Dec Cafe Synthetique: designing molecular machines. 6-8pm, Panton Arms. 

17-18 Dec Influenza Update Meeting 2018. Emmanuel College, Cambridge. Registration deadline: 1 Dec 2018. ££. 

17-18 Dec Molecular Microbial Ecology Group Meeting (MMEG) 2018 Swansea University. £. Register by 12pm on 26 Nov 2018.


16-17 Jan Advances at the Interface Between Metabolism and Epigenetics Robinson College, ££. Register by 08 Jan

17 Jan  Open Research and Open Data. Postdoc Centre Mill Lane, 12-2pm.

21 Jan Politics of Open Intellectual Property and Access to Essential Medicines. Seminar Room SG1, Alison Richard Building. 13.00-15.00. 

04-05 Feb Hamied Foundation UK-India Antimicrobial Resistance Meeting 2019. The Hallam Conference Centre, London. 

11 Feb The UK Cellular Microbiology Network:Exploring the host-bacterial interface. Francis Crick Institute, London. £. Submit abstracts by 01 Dec 2018. Registration Deadline: 01 Feb 2019

13 Feb  Pollinator: The Three Rs of Plant and Animal Diagnostics: Rapid, Reliable and Robust (Enough). Cambridge. £. 

15 Feb eSCAMPS: The EBI-Sanger-Cambridge PhD Symposium. Jesus College Cambridge. Abstract Deadline: 14 Dec 2018

18 Feb-01 Mar Mathematical Models for Infectious Disease Dynamics. Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Cambridge. ££

20 Feb  Mass Drug Administration and Antimicrobial Resistance Symposium 2019 1 day. LSHTM AMR Centre Keppel Street, London.

27-28 Feb ELRIG CRISPR in Drug Discovery: From Targets to Therapeutics. Kings Centre Oxford. 

TBC Feb Researcher Development Pitch Competition. Expressions of interest to be sent in by 21 Jan 2019. 

24-29 Mar Working with Pathogen Genomes. Wellcome Genome Campus UK. ££ (bursaries available/ applications- apply by 03 Dec 2018)

2-3 April Research and Innovation 2019. Homerton College. 

08 Apr  Cambridge Global Food Security Annual Symposium 2019 Clare College, Cambridge.

08-11 Apr Microbiology Society Annual Conference 2018. Belfast Waterfront, UK. Submit Poster/abstracts by 10 Dec 2018.

08-10 May Animal Genetics and Diseases. Wellcome Genome Campus. £- bursaries available. Early bird deadline: 12 Feb 2019. Bursary deadline: 26 Feb 2019. Abstract deadline: 12 March 2019. Final registration deadline: 09 April 2019. 

22-24 May Applied Bioinformatics and Public Health Microbiology. Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Cambridge. ££ Opens soon 

9-14 June The 5th International Symposium on Environmental Dimension of Antibiotic Resistance, Hong Kong. ££.

13-23 June MRC Festival of Medical Research 

25 June Annual Milner Therapeutics Symposium. Cambridge Corn Exchange

25- 28 June Cambridge Biotech Week 

9-13 Sept  Shaping Horizons 2019 Conference. Cambridge. Applications to join the Committee by 11 Nov 2018

17-19 Sept Storm Theraputics Conference: RNA epigenetics in human disease


14-18 June  World One Health Congress. Edinburgh.