Sense About Science Media Workshop – London 14th June

If you are in London on Friday the 14th of June Sense About Science will be holding a Standing up for Science media workshop at the Society of Biology. This full day event is free and for early career researchers in all sciences, engineering and medicine (PhD students, post-docs or equivalent in first job).
During the workshop Sense about Science will combine discussion about science-related controversies in media reporting with practical guidance and tips for how to deal with the media. Confirmed speakers include Dr Deirdre Hollingsworth, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, University of Warwick and Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine; and Jason Palmer, Science and Technology Reporter, BBC. Please find further information at http://www.senseaboutscience.org/data/files/VoYS/London_June_workshop_flyer_2013.pdf
These workshops are very popular and places are limited. To apply send a CV and cover letter explaining your reasons for applying to Victoria Murphy vmurphy@senseaboutscience.org.
Closing date for applications is Friday 31st May.