RSC Protein and Peptide Subject Group Early Stage Researcher Meeting

20 July 2018 09:30-17:30, Southampton, United Kingdom

There will be 8-9 oral presentations, given by both PhD students and postdoctoral research workers, and a poster session. Prizes of £150 each for the best poster and the best oral presentation will be awarded. The day will close with a plenary lecture given by Professor Ali Tavassoli (University of Southampton) who is the 2017 recipient of the Medimmune Protein and Peptide Science Award.

Submitting abstracts:
Students and postdocs who would like to present their work at this meeting should send a 1-page abstract as a .pdf to Prof Alethea Tabor ( by:
Thursday 5th July 2018 (oral presentations)
Friday 13th July 2018  (poster presentations)
Travel bursaries:
A limited number of travel bursaries will be available for PhD students. Students wishing to be considered for a travel bursary must submit their abstract (oral or poster) to Prof Tabor, with a covering email, by Thursday 5th July.

Bed and Breakfast accommodation is available at the University of Southampton on 19th July, at a cost of £38.95 per night. If you wish to book accommodation, please email both Prof Alethea Tabor ( and Prof Ali Tavassoli (, and please send a cheque for the correct amount, payable to University of Southampton, to Prof Ali Tavassoli:
University of Southampton,
Department of Chemistry (Building 29),
Faculty of Natural & Environmental Sciences, 
Highfield, Southampton, 
SO17 1BJ, 
United Kingdom

Chemistry and Biology of Peptides 2018:
The PPSG Early Stage Researcher Meeting will run back to back with the 13th Chemistry and Biology of Peptides Meeting, which will be held on 19th July 2018 at the University of Southampton. Details of this meeting are at:
Sponsorship & supporting organisations
We would like to thank Cambridge Research Biochemicals, Merck, CEM and Almac for their generous support of this meeting.
University of Southampton

Chemistry (Building 29), University of Southampton, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Natural & Environmental Sciences, Highfield, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom

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