Support networks for EMCRs

Bowden NA1,2

  1. University of Newcastle, University Dr, Callaghan, NSW 2308.
  2. Hunter Medical Research Institute, Kookaburra Cct, New Lambton Heights, NSW 2305.

Building a network can seem difficult and many EMCRs don’t know where to start. Having a support network is crucial for researchers at all career stages, but is particularly important when starting a career and when transitioning into leading a team. Australia has several different types of networks open to EMCRs and I will discuss how to get involved and build your own network locally, nationally and internationally.