Welcome to Discovering Research! Held annually, this is one of the largest events held by DRAMS.

Medical students from across the country come together to compete in this National undergraduate competition.

Ignite Your Passion for Research

Discovering Research helps you explore the field of research through talks from experts as well as oral and poster presentations from students. Take this opportunity to present your research, mingle with like-minded students and network with academics. We hope you manage to hone and grow your love for research through participation in this event!

Medical and dental students are invited to submit their abstracts
in any field of research for oral and poster presentations.

Discovering Research 2021

Coming this Feb 2021

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Discover what you can achieve by learning from your peers and academics.


A platform to present your work – both poster or oral presentations.


The perfect opportunity to mingle with like-minded students and clinicians.

Our Annual National Undergraduate Competition is Back!

Stand a chance to win prizes for both oral and poster presentations!

Amazon vouchers are up for grabs at our lucky draw during the event! There will also be special Pastest discount codes awarded to all attendees!

What are you waiting for? Sign up now!

Abstract Submissions for
Discovering Research 2021

Medical and dental students are invited to submit their abstracts in any field of research for oral and poster presentations.

Prizes proudly sponsored by

Past Discovering Research

13th Feb 2020

A huge congratulations to our winners in the oral and poster presentation competitions at Discovering Research 2020 last Thursday:

Callum Livingstone (Winner – Oral), Olukayode Oki (Runner-up – Oral), Sruthi Ravichandran (Winner – Poster), Natalia Makhdoom (Runner-up – Poster), Christopher Marshall, and Cassandra Baiano (Joint 3rd place – Poster).

Thank you to everyone who has attended our annual flagship national event, we hope everyone has had a great time, with great food with such a diverse crowd. We would like to thank our guest speakers Prof. John Dillon and Prof. Peter Mossey, and Dr Rachel Davies and Dr Anna Maria Choy for helping to make this event a success.

A special shout-out also to Pastest for sponsoring us with a myriad of prizes and our special discount code. Great job to all presenters from both the medical and dental schools, especially our friends from St Andrews, Glasgow, and Aberdeen, you all did amazing!

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