We run and promote numerous workshops to assist in your professional and academic development.

SfAM provides multiple ways for our members to keep their knowledge and abilities up-to-date, such as workshops, symposiums, lectures and training courses.

Our skills workshops also offer CPD to help you develop your professional capability.

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Podcast production workshop (1 day)

Experienced radio producers and science journalists Richard Hollingham and Sue Nelson run this workshop on how to produce a podcast from scratch.

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Policy workshop (1 day)

This workshop highlights how the science of microbiology can inform and shape public policy and demonstrate how microbiologists can boost their impact through engaging with policymakers and the policymaking process.

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Media training

SfAM is encouraging its members to apply to the SMC's "introduction to the news media" event - a half-day workshop designed to familiarise scientists who have no media experience with how the media operates and how best to interact with the press.