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Sharing the benefits:
Malcolm Skingle

Malcolm Skingle from Glaxo Smith-Kline tells Sean about the huge opportunities within industry-academia collaborations to drive science for the greater good.

Sharing the benefits: Malcolm Skingle

In this episode, Sean explores industry-academia collaboration with Malcolm Skingle.

Dr Malcolm Skingle manages academic liaison at Glaxo Smith-Kline and faces the challenge of collaborating with people across disciplines and borders, but also bridging academia and industry. Malcolm describes the challenges and opportunities of bringing these diverse groups together and highlights the importance of ensuring that everyone involved benefits from the collaboration. Developed in partnership with Science.

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