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Our Empowering Research Seminars cover a range of topics such as research integrity, data management, open access and research ethics. These workshops are open to all institute and affiliate researchers and provide training and advice on these important areas in research culture and integrity. 

These seminars are held regularly in person and virtually. For further information email


Upcoming events

Date Speaker

Mon 13th March

11:30am - 12:30pm

Room: 2.1

Danielle Daft, Research Manager

Paul Game, Finance Manager

Maryam Ahmad, Research Grants Administrator

Title: Research Grants Workshop

Tues 21st March

11am - 12 noon

Room: Lecture Theatre

Dr Alexandra Freeman, Executive Director, Winton Centre for Risk & Evidence Communication, Centre for Mathematical Sciences

Title: Science Communication

Sign up here.

Tues 18th April

11am - 12 noon

Room: 2.1

Craig Brierly, Head of Research Communications, Office of External Affairs and Communications

Title: Promoting your Research

Tues 16th May

11am - 12 noon

Room: 2.1

Dr Naim Abdulmohdi, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine and Social Care, Anglia Rusking Uni, Cambridge

Title: Clinical decision making (CDM) and cognitive biases

Sign up here.

June (TBC)


Thurs 6th July

11am - 12 noon

Room: 2.1

Danielle Daft, Research Manager

Paul Game, Finance Manager

Maryam Ahmad, Research Grants Administrator

Title: Research Grants Workshop


Past events

Past topics have covered: 

  • Research Data Management (2022)
  • Negative Results (2022)
  • Grants Administration (2022 presentation here
  • Seeking Sustainability in the Lab
  • The Dark Side of Science: Misconduct in Biomedical Research
  • Research Data Management Support at Cambridge
  • Managing micro-aggressions in the workplace


A list of all our past events can be found here

For further information, email