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Greater London Association Careers and Networking Event – All Welcome

7th February 2019 5:00 pm

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What is the “British Federation of Women Graduates” (BFWG) and what can it offer you?

Dr Elizabeth Poskitt OBE

What it’s like to work in Drug Discovery within the Pharmaceutical Industry

Dr Katharine Abbott-Banner: Pharmacology Graduate of KCL

February 7th, 2019 from 5-7pm (Light refreshments provided)

Kings College London
Franklin-Wilkins Building Room Room G79 (ground floor)
150 Stamford St, London SE1 9NH

  • BFWG is a diverse organisation aiming to be the voice of women graduates in England/Wales
  • BFWG is part of a large International Graduate community that promotes the necessity of providing education for women and girls everywhere. Through are providing education for women and girls are empowered to better standards of living and gain their rightful place in building society.
  • BFWG offer a variety of grants which are open to all final year women PhD students studying in British universities regardless of their nationality.

Katharine Abbott -Banner (KAB) graduated from King’s College London in 1992 with an Banner (KAB) graduated from King’s College London in 1992 with an intercalated BSc in Pharmacology and PhD 1995.

She has spent most of her career working in Respiratory drug discovery within large Pharma  in the UK and US, with several years also in a small Biotech.

KAB will describe what it’s like to work in drug discovery within the pharmaceutical industry, some of the challenges and opportunities some useful tips based on her experiences.


7th February 2019
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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