Below you will find some useful information.
THE JPAG GEOFFREY PHILLIPS ANALYTICAL SCIENCE AWARD
Are you a PhD student, post-Doctoral Fellow or young scientist currently carrying out research on an innovative application of pharmaceutical analytical science?
If so, would you like the opportunity to win a prestigious award with a bursary of up to £1000 to attend a conference relevant to your area of interest?
Each year, the JPAG awards the Geoffrey Phillips Analytical Science Award. This Award goes to the presenter of the best short paper at a national conference on the pharmaceutical sciences held each September.
In 2015 the Award was made at the JPAG session at the UK PharmSci Conference, University of Nottingham, on Monday 7th September. Submission of abstracts for 2016
The deadline for submission of abstracts has not yet been announced but is usually the end of April.
PRESENTING A POSTER AT A JPAG MEETING
If you are planning on presenting a poster at a JPAG meeting, click on the following button to download some information on what you need to know and do:
Unless otherwise advertised, posters should be prepared for presentation for display on a poster board 1800 mm high x 900 mm wide (i.e. portrait format) and preferably in A0 size. Posters must be clear and self-explanatory. Lettering must be readable at 2 metres (suggested minimum height of characters 8 mm, minimum line width 0.7 mm).
A sample abstract can be downloaded here
JPAG MEETING VENUES
If you are planning on attending a JPAG meeting, here are some details on how to get there:
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)
and Royal Astronomical Society (RAS)
Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, W1J 0BA
RSC: +44 (0)20 7437 8656
RAS: +44 (0)20 7734 4582 or +44 (0)20 7734 3307
Burlington House is on the north side of Piccadilly, midway between Piccadilly Circus and Green Park underground stations.
Burlington House surrounds a large courtyard which also houses The Royal Academy; after entering the gates off Piccadilly you will find the Royal Astronomical Society immediately on the left hand side of the courtyard, and the Royal Society of Chemistry at the far right hand side of the courtyard.
Please note that disabled persons access is incomplete - please telephone in advance.Underground
- The nearest stations are Green Park (step-free access) or Piccadilly Circus. Buses
- Numbers 9, 14, 19, 22, 38 all stop near Burlington HouseCar
- Please note that Piccadilly is in the London Congestion Charge Zone where a charge is payable. For details seehttp://www.visitlondon.com/travel/getting_around/parking-in-london
Priory Street, Ware, SG12 0DJ
Tel: +44 (0)1920 463993
The Ware site is about 20 miles north of London, close to the A10Air
: Ware is 15 miles from Stansted Airport and 50 miles from Heathrow Airport.Train
Ware Station is approximately 1 mile from the Ware site. Trains run from London Liverpool Street to Hertford East via Tottenham Hale (Underground connection).
The following services are available from Ware Station:Taxis
* Amwell cars located next to Ware train station: 01920 462929; cash only
* Triple AAA Ltd: 24 hour service: 01992 469811: card payments acceptedMini Bus
Regan's Coaches: 01920 462819Executive cars
Fourways: 01920 463468Car
From London take the A10 northbound and turn off at the junction marker "Ware (B1001)". Turn right on to the B1001 towards the town centre. Turn right at the roundabout at the bottom of the hill on to Park Road and follow the signs until you reach the main gate on the left. There will be allocated car parking and further signs to direct delegates from car park to reception.
( Do not turn into Buryfield Way which is signposted GSK).For a map, click hereSite instructions
On arrival please report to Reception. You will be issued with a visitor/s badge, and advised where best to park your car. Your host will be informed of your arrival and will come to collect you from Reception. Visitors' badges should be worn throughout your visit and handed in before you leave the site.
The company operates a no-smoking policy which means that smoking is only permitted outside the site boundary or in designated smoking areas if available.
We request that you do not bring cameras or recording equipment on to the site. Please note that the taking of photographs without prior permission is strictly prohibited (this includes the use of camera or mobile phones with photo-capability). Your compliance with this request is appreciated.
Gunnels Wood Road, Stevenage Herts, SG1 2NY
Tel: +44 (0)1438 745745
The site is approximately 30 miles North of London on the A1(M) Buses
- The Stevenage site is not supported by a regular bus serviceTrain
- The site is about 25 minutes walk from Stevenage Train Station. Intercity trains stopping at Stevenage run from Kings Cross via Finsbury Park on the line to Peterborough, York, Newcastle and Edinburgh. There is a taxi rank opposite the station. Car
- If arriving by car you will require a vehicle pass (which MUST be booked in advance
; please enquire). The site is approximately 30 miles from London on the A1(M). Exit at junction 7 and take the A602 Eastbound towards Hertford and Ware. At the first roundabout take the third exit and you will see the entrance to the site. The security Reception is a further 50 yards on the left. Air
- Stevenage is 12 miles from Luton Airport, 35 miles from Heathrow Airport and 35 miles from Stansted Airport. Site instructions
On arrival please report to the reception area next to the security gatehouse. You will be issued with a visitor's badge and your host will be informed of your arrival. You will then be directed to the reception area on site where your host will meet you. Visitors' badges should be worn throughout your visit and handed in before you leave the site.
The Company operates a no-smoking policy which means that smoking is only permitted outside the site boundary or in designated smoking areas if available.
We request that you do not bring cameras or recording equipment on to site. Please note that the taking of photographs without prior permission is strictly prohibited (this includes the use of cameras or mobile phones with photo-capability). Your compliance with this request is appreciated.
HOTELS NEAR THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF CHEMISTRY
The following hotels may be suitable for accommodation:President - Imperial Hotel Bloomsbury
http://www.imperialhotels.co.uk/presidentMercure London Bloomsbury
See http://www.mercure.com/gb/hotel-8066-mercure-london-bloomsbury/index.shtml Travelodge Covent Garden
Please note that the JPAG has no "approved" list of hotels and no specific recommendation is implied. Delegates should ensure that the hotels are suitable for their needs.
At selected events JPAG offers facilities to exhibitors to showcase their products and services at a modest fee.
Several levels of exhibitor sponsorship are available, from £700 to £2000