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Martin Humphries recently travelled to Singapore where hegave a talk to top science students at Hwa Chong Institution on 15th November. Martin then visited Hong Kong and adjudicated a students debate as part of the Science Alive programme on 16th November. This was held in the Science Museum and was sponsored by the Native English Speaking Teachers Association/South China Morning Post/British Council.
Mark Travis participated in the Royal Society MP-Scientist pairing scheme, spending a week in Westminster learning about how science policy is debated and decided, and shadowing the David Mowat MP, Conservative MP for Warrington South.
Rachel Lennon Congratulations to Rachel, who completed the New York marathon on 7th November in a time of 3 hours and 43 minutes. A big thank you for all those who donated, Rachel has so far managed to raise £976 for both Kidney Research UK and the Manchester based charity Kidneys for Life. If you would to donate Rachel’s web page is still open, please go to: virginmoneygiving.com
Charles Streuli has been invited to join the Cancer Research UK Clinical Fellows Selection Panel, which supports clinical academic careers in cancer research.