Information for current ISTM Postgraduate Research Students

ISTM Research Training (PhD, MPhil, DM)

ISTM Research Training documents for students, supervisors and advisors can be accessed at Student Training Documents.

ISTM Health & Safety

ISTM health and safety procedures can be accessed at ISTM Health & Safety Documents


ISTM Annual Postgraduate Symposium

ISTM_Symposium_poster_winners_2013_IMG_3972_300x200  Munyaradzi Kamudzandu ISTM organises an annual gathering of all its research students and their supervisors to hear first year presentations on the latest projects. There is also a display of posters and various prizes. The Postgraduate Symposium takes place at the David Weatherall Building on Keele campus every spring. As well as providing an excellent opportunity for students to learn how to present their work at scientific meetings, it also gives a chance for all ISTM members to learn about the projects taking place in labs and clinics across the Research Institute's sites.

News items on Postgraduate Research Students in ISTM

CDT Cross Cadre Conference picture.  

CDT Cross Cadre Conference

Posted on 05 May 2017 The CDT Cross Cadre Conference was held on 27 and 28 April 2017
Saudi Medical Students 2016  

Saudi Arabia Medical students visit ISTM

Posted on 02 September 2016 For the sixth year running, ISTM welcomed a cohort of medical students from the College of Medicine at Al Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud University in Saudi Arabia.
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Indian research students join ISTM

Posted on 14 July 2016 ISTM has secured three of the 35 Indian doctoral student placements into the UK through the 2016 Newton-Bhabha PhD programme.

Turbo Talks feature in ISTM Postgraduate Symposium

Posted on 12 May 2016 Postgraduate Research Students and supervisors gathered for the annual Symposium of the Research Institute for Science & Technology in Medicine
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China placement for PhD student

Posted on 26 February 2016 Hamza Owida awarded a three month studentship under Newton fund.

Other student activities

Postgraduate sesearch students take part in many other activities in the Research Institute each year, including seminars, workshops and away days.

ISTM PhD students attending the 3ME Initiative Research Retreat at Lake Coniston, Cumbria in 2011.
Award-winning poster promoting public understanding of science, by
PhD student Sile Griffin entitled "Parkinson’s Disease and Vitamins", as presented to the 2012 ISTM PG Symposium and Vitae competition.


Read the poster at Parkinson’s Disease and Vitamins poster Vitae Sile Griffin‎ (pdf)