Month: June 2020

Growing research teams with PhD studentships

PhD Studentships are an essential part of a Research team.  Postgraduate students are selected from the brightest graduates and undertake supervised detailed studies for three years.  At the end of this period,  a written thesis outlining the research questions they have been investigating is produced and examined by means of an oral exam which includes …

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We work in close collaboration with local health trusts

Medical School researchers work closely with all the acute hospitals in the Southwest Peninsula.  Derriford Hospital is linked on site to the John Bull Building of the medical school and some of the most modern research laboratories in the UK.  This provides the ideal arrangement for collaborative working.  Many of the clinicians in the hospital …

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PMF is an independent charity raising money for Medical Research, Education and Innovation

The Peninsula Medical Foundation is a registered charity which supports the Peninsula Medical School.  Our Board of Trustees  administer donations received and supervise fundraising.  We are very much a volunteer-based organisation and pride ourselves on keeping the running costs to a minimum.  There are fixed costs such as accountancy, auditing, registration, web servicing, etc,  which all …

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