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An 80,000-word thesis would take 9 hours to present, but for 3MT you’ve only got… 3 minutes!

The 3MT competition asks Doctoral candidates to present their research in just three minutes, in language appropriate to non-specialists, and with only one single presentation slide to support them. Our very own Nekisa Zakeri from Medical Sciences has done amazingly well to win the the Medical Sciences rounds, the UCL rounds, the national semi-finals, and is now one of six PhD students in the UK final of Three Minute Thesis.

The live finals are taking place soon, so tune in and support Nekisa for coming this far… and maybe, just maybe, for winning the whole thing! (fingers crossed!) 

12:00 - 13:00 (UK time), Wednesday 16 September 12:00 - 13:00, Online

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Your finalists are:

**Nekisa Zakeri, Medical Sciences, University College London**
The New Cells on the Block: removing the brakes for liver cancer therapy
 
Sogol Salamipour, Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine, King’s College London
How can we better identify women at risk of premature birth
 
Vinaya Srirangam NadhamuniBarts Cancer Institute, Queen Mary, University of London
The war on cancer: understanding the immune system’s strategies for fighting bowel cancer
 
Claire Carswell, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Queen’s University Belfast
Using the arts to transform the experience of haemodialysis
 
Lucy Thomas, Institute for Gravitational Wave Astronomy, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Birmingham
Gravity is Pathetic! Shedding Light on Gravity with Models of Spinning Black Hole Mergers
 
Daniel Koomson, College of Life and Natural Sciences, University of Derby
Vulnerability and Adaptive Capacity of Rural Coastal Fishing Communities to Climate and Environmental Change