Events and Training

This events and training directory is a resource for all ECMC staff. Find out about events hosted by the ECMC Network, as well as other training opportunities across the UK. If you would like to post your course on this website, or if you have any comments or feedback, please contact Hannah Brown. You can find websites that list training courses and conferences here.

The ECMC Programme Office is currently reviewing this resource in order to ensure that it meets the needs of the ECMC Network and to investigate if improvements can be made. As part of this a survey is being conducted and we would welcome all views on this resource.

Upcoming Events

25 Sep 2019

Date: Wednesday 25 September 2019

Time: 9.30am - 12.30pm

Location: Edinburgh

Course description:

A half day training including presentations, practical computer sessions & discussions on how to apply for research approval using the IRAS system.

27 Sep 2019

Date: Fri 27 September 2019

Time: 9.30am - 15.30pm

Location: Cambridge

The Cambridge Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre team is delighted to invite you to our open event for patients, carers and anyone with an interest in cancer research.

27 Sep 2019

Date: Friday 27 September 2019

Time: 1.30 - 4pm

Location: Edinburgh

Course description:

Clinical research labs that analyse samples from Clinical Trials of Investigational Products (CTIMPs) i.e. drug trials, must comply wit the principles of GCLP and these labs are open to inspection by the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Authority (MHRA).

11 Oct 2019

The ECMC Research Nurse Network Group is running a training day for research nurses who have been working in early phase research for 3 to 18 months. The aim of the course is to equip early phase research nurses to deliver high quality, patient centred care within the regulatory framework.

Location: Oxford
Price: Free

ECMC Programme Office will be at this meeting
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22 Oct 2019

Date: Tuesday 22 October 2019

Time: 9.30am - 12.30pm

Location: Edinburgh

Course description:

11 Nov 2019

A two-day course providing a comprehensive overview of the methods and frameworks currently required to perform cutting-edge clinical research.

The course will consist of interactive lectures and opportunities for delegates to network with distinguished researchers, all of whom are recognised experts in their field.

Aimed at practitioners at all levels from all disciplines (medical, allied health professionals, nursing and midwifery staff and scientists) who have an interest in or are actively engaged in clinical research.

03 Feb 2020

The JING: Training the Next Generation event is aimed at junior investigators wishing to pursue a career and develop in the area of early phase trials and translational research within the ECMC network.

Location: Southampton
Price: FREE (trainees nominated by their ECMC Lead)

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