Posted on 20 May 2011
Parexel's University of Wales graduating cohort of 2011
Parexel Akademie, Berlin, recently celebrated their first ever graduating cohort of University of Wales students, who had successfully completed their BSc in Clinical Research.
In attendance was Dr Roger Marshall, the University of Wales representative and Moderator, as well as luminaries of the German pharmaceutical industry and academic staff from Parexel Akademie.
The proceedings were led by Dr Heidrun Bruchmann, the Director of the Akademie, who in her inaugural graduation address spoke of a deep affection for her students for whom she had guided and fretted over throughout the course of their studies.
Class representatives, Anne Koester and Cédric Lingfeld, spoke warmly of the course and its influence on their development;
“We feel proud to be part of something new, challenging and exciting. We wish to thank the staff for all the support that we have received and for helping us to develop into young professionals with a solid knowledge of clinical research.”
Dr Ulf Schneider (Senior Vice-President and CAO, Parexel) acknowledged the hard work and dedication of the entire team and wished the students long and successful careers.
All present on the day were in agreement that it had been a great occasion where the culmination of a tremendous amount of work for both staff and students was celebrated.
Parexel Akademie is a leading provider of education and professional training in Germany for the biopharmaceutical industry in the field of clinical research.
Notes to Editors:
For more information on Parexel Akademie: www.parexel-akademie.de/english
For more information on The University of Wales please visit: www.wales.ac.uk
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