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Medical Research Scotland sponsors Daphne Jackson Fellows returning to biomedical research

Medical Research Scotland (MRS) is committed to supporting individuals wishing to return to biomedical research in Scotland and we are delighted that MRS will be sponsoring up to three Daphne Jackson Fellows each year on an ongoing basis. 
Three MRS sponsored Fellows will begin their return to research in Scotland this autumn. Read on to find out more.

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Opportunity to return to pharmacy research at Durham University

We are delighted that Pharmacy Research UK and Durham University are working in partnership to sponsor and host a Daphne Jackson Fellow in pharmacy at Durham University. 

If you would like to return to a career in pharmacy research, or know someone who might, visit our current opportunities page, and read on to find out how a Daphne Jackson Fellowship helped Dr Staphanie Freitag-Pohl return to research at Durham University.

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What we do

The aims of the Daphne Jackson Trust are:

• to enable women and men to return to research with confidence after a career break
• to maintain a talented STEM workforce by offering flexible fellowships
• to support equality and diversity in the workplace
• to develop partnerships that extend the reach and increase the impact of the work of the Trust