Three Minute Thesis Competition 2018 winners from MVLS

Issued: Tue, 26 Jun 2018 11:45:00 BST

The University of Glasgow’s Three Minute Thesis 2018 Competition final took place on 16th March 2018. The overall winner was Alex Riddell (pictured left with fellow award winners), a postgraduate researcher within the Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences with her presentation: “Of Mice and Men”. The judges praised Alex’s enthusiasm for her research; she easily explained complex methodology and grabbed their attention from the very start.

Jane Bugler, a PhD student in the Institute of Cancer Sciences was selected as the People’s Choice Award winner for her presentation: “Targeting stem cells in Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia”.

The competition was judged by Professor Kevin O’Dell, Dean of Public Engagement; Kate Powell, current Preseident of the Student Representative Council; and Jade Scott, PGR blogger.