A Nobel invite for gifted scientist

University scientist Rhiannon Edge, from Lancaster Medical School, has been invited to meet Nobel laureates.

Thursday, 15th March 2018, 7:33 am
Updated Thursday, 15th March 2018, 8:35 am

Dr Edge is one of only 600 students, doctoral candidates and post doctoral researchers from 84 countries chosen to attend the 68th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting.

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The opportunity to join the annual gathering in Germany is aimed at outstanding young scientists under 35.

The University of Lancaster academic will meet 43 Nobel laureates and said: “I am extremely excited to take part in the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting in June. I really believe that collaboration – engaging with scientists and researchers from a range of backgrounds – will best meet the challenges in health research, and ultimately improve public health.

“The Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting will provide a unique opportunity to build relationships with world-leading researchers, that I hope will lead to future working partnerships.”