12 Years of YIM
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How has YIM impacted your scientific journey? (Part 2)

Shreya Ghosh

Since their inception in 2009, the Young Investigators’ Meetings (YIMs) have been bringing together bright young researchers on a dedicated platform for networking, collaboration and mentorship. With YIM 2020 just around the corner, we decided to look up some of the past attendees and ask them about the impact that YIMs have had on their scientific journeys. This is the second of two articles compiling their stories.


12 Years of YIM
Columns

How has YIM impacted your scientific journey? (Part 1)

Shreya Ghosh

Since their inception in 2009, the Young Investigators’ Meetings (YIMs) have been bringing together bright young researchers on a dedicated platform for networking, collaboration and mentorship. With YIM 2020 just around the corner, we decided to look up some of the past attendees and ask them about the impact that YIMs have had on their scientific journeys. This is the first of two articles compiling their stories.


YIM2020 Organisers (Clockwise from Top left: Vaishnavi Ananthanaryanan, Aravindhan Vivekanandan, Smita Jain, Athi N Naganathan)
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YIM 2020: A message from the organisers

Shreya Ghosh

The 12th Young Investigators' Meeting is going to be held at Mahabalipuram from 14 - 18 February. We asked the organisers of YIM 2020 (Athi N Naganathan, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, Vaishnavi Ananthanarayanan, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru, Aravindhan Vivekanandhan, University of Madras, Smita Jain, IndiaBioscience) a few questions about the upcoming meeting. Here is what they had to say.

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