skip to primary navigationskip to content
 

Collaborative Drug Discovery and Entrepreneurship: AstraZeneca in the Cambridge Ecosystem

For EPoC's next event, they will be hosting Duncan Young from AstraZeneca to discuss the the commercialisation of drug discovery research.
When Mar 15, 2017
from 06:00 PM to 09:30 PM
Where Postdoc Centre @ Biomedical Campus - Newman Library
Add event to calendar vCal
iCal

Duncan will cover a range of perspectives, including:

  • what it's like to work within Big Pharma
  • how smaller biotechnology start-ups fit into the system
  • how you can make an impact when working for a big pharma
  • how you should go about commercialising your research.

Duncan will be speaking about his background in technology transfer in medical research councils, as well as his current role in big pharma, how he decided to move to big pharma, and outline various ways AZ is trying to approach academia.

As usual, this event will be followed by networking and refreshments with postdocs and AstraZeneca employees, so please do come along and enjoy!

To register, please click here.

OPdA Tweets

Upcoming events

Focus Group with BME Researchers

May 23, 2018

Seminar Room G, Second Floor on 17 Mill Lane

Let’s Talk Commercialisation – An Intro for Postdocs

Jun 05, 2018

Postdoc Centre @ Eddington, 105 Eddington Place

Upcoming events

RSS Feed Latest news

ESRC New Investigator Grants: apply by 25 June

May 21, 2018

The ESRC have announced their New Investigators scheme. The call is open to high-quality candidates who have a maximum of four years’ postdoctoral experience.

Inaugural Fellows of the Borysiewicz Biomedical Sciences Fellowship Programme announced

May 18, 2018

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs is proud to announce the first nine recipients of the Borysiewicz Biomedical Sciences Fellowship programme.

Canada UK Postdoctoral Fellowships for Innovation and Entrepreneurship - apply by 25 June 2018

May 16, 2018

Applications are now open for a new Postdoctoral Fellowship focused on developing and strengthening the skills required for postdoctoral researchers to become successful innovators and entrepreneurs, by embedding them in internationally leading centres of excellence both in the UK and in Canada.

View all news