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60 Daphne Jackson Fellows to attend research conference and demonstrate just how the Trust is 'Leading the way for returners'

More than 60 Daphne Jackson Fellows will join sponsors, supervisors, Daphne Jackson Trust staff and  trustees at the Daphne Jackson Trust Research Conference at the Wellcome Collection, London on Thursday 15th October, where they will showcase their research, and hear the results of our latest survey of former Daphne Jackson Fellows.

We'll be tweeting from the event, so follow developments using the hashtag #DJTRC15, and read on to find out more about our survey.

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Meet our Fellows!

We thought you'd like to know more about our Fellows and the research and retraining they are undertaking as part of their Daphne Jackson Fellowship, so we have developed a new area of our website called 'Meet our Fellows'. Here you will discover exactly who is returning to research with a Daphne Jackson Fellowship, and what the Fellowship means to them.

Visit the 'Meet our Fellows' page and click on a subject to find out who is returning to one of nine different STEM disciplines.

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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