Thursday 30th November
10:30 Welcome and introduction
11:30 Group discussion: What is translational research?
Adam Giangreco (The Technology Partnership)
13:30 Breakaway small groups activity
14:45 "My adventures in translational research"
Derek Gilroy (UCL Division of Medicine)
15:45 Tea and coffee
16:00 Breakaway small groups case study
17:00 Group discussion: Creativity in research
Joanne Edwards (Institute of Cancer Sciences, University of Glasgow)
18:00 Informal networking reception
Friday 1st December
09:00 Group discussion: Transforming basic research into targets for intervention.
10:00 "Working with industry"
Kiran Nistala (GlaxoSmithKline)
11:00 Tea and coffee
11:15 Breakaway small groups case study with large group discussion
13:30 "Translational research goals vs academic career goals: conflict or synergy?"
Berent Prakken (University Medical Centre, Utrecht)
14:30 Make your case - one-to-one advice and mentoring
15:30 Summary and closing remarks