Postgraduate Researcher Day 2018

Research with a smile

MDH PGR Forum

PGR Day 2018 - Monday 23rd July

Workroom 3, 38 Mappin Street

9:15am-5pm

Our PGR Day this year focuses on how to look after your wellbeing throughout your research programme. Take a look at our exciting programme below and use our online form to secure your place now!

Time Title Facilitator
9:15-9:30am Registration, welcome and refreshments PGR Forum reps
9:30-10am Introduction and overview of Student Services Susan Bridgeford, Director of Student Support Services
10-10:45am Knowing is Healing Vicky Grant, PhD student
10:45-11am Break and refreshments
11am-12pm Supervisor relationships Sarah Bell, Research Development Manager
12-12:30pm Gone in 60 seconds competition PGR Forum reps
12:30-1:30pm Lunch
1:30-1:45pm VISTA Mentoring Stephanie Ward, TUoS Mentoring Network
1:45-2:15pm Mind
2:15-3pm

Straining, creaking, sometimes breaking, often strengthening:
an adaptive take on mental health and ill-health

Professor Chris Burton,Academic Unit of Primary Medical Care
3-3:15 Break and refreshments
3:15-4pm Organisation Eunice Lawton, Research Development Manager
4-5pm Mindfulness (45 minute session with 15 minute Q&A) Bethany Rogers