Last updated Jul 16, 2018
At the 2018 UK Biobank Scientific Conference we held the first UK Biobank Early Career Researcher of the Year Competition. Celebrating the creativity and imagination of early-career researchers, embarking on their research careers, who may be the researcher leaders in years to come when the UK Biobank resource is at its most productive.
It was a close competition with over 100 entries from researchers. The winners are listed below and you can watch the winner and two runners up explaining their research in the video above.
- Winner Philip Law, ICR
- Runner up Dr Hanieh Yaghootkar, Exeter University
- Runner up Dr Samuel Jones, Exeter University
Other entries were selected for posters presentations and you can view these below: