, Volume 11, Issue 2, pp 247–248 | Cite as

Activity update from the early career members network

  • David B. Liesenfeld
  • Nicholas J. W. Rattray
  • Justin J. J. van der Hooft
  • Evangelia Daskalaki
  • Ralf J. M. Weber
  • Thomas Payne
  • Sastia P. PutriEmail author

Established by the Metabolomics Society, 2014 saw the Early Members Network (EMN) celebrate its first birthday. Initially run by nine early career researchers, forming the EMN-committee, the official EMN mission was to recognize the value and importance of early career members, to ensure that their views are heard and acted upon, ultimately improving their experience of metabolomics science and the community as a whole (Putri 2014). Dedicated to all Metabolomics Society members who are within 5 years of completing their higher degrees, the EMN has started to make significant strides to achieve its vision to establish a real sense of community and engagement between early career researchers globally through leading initiative and enthusiastic appearance.

Past activities of 2014

In 2014, the EMN actively participated in a range of meetings, workshops and conferences around the globe, starting with the joint RSC/Metabolomics Society meeting “Analytical Tools for Cutting-edge Metabolomics”...


  1. Putri, S. (2014). Establishment of an Early-career Members Network (EMN) of the Metabolomics Society. Metabolomics, 10, 1–2.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • David B. Liesenfeld
    • 1
  • Nicholas J. W. Rattray
    • 2
  • Justin J. J. van der Hooft
    • 3
  • Evangelia Daskalaki
    • 4
  • Ralf J. M. Weber
    • 5
  • Thomas Payne
    • 6
  • Sastia P. Putri
    • 7
    Email author
  1. 1.German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)HeidelbergGermany
  2. 2.University of Manchester (MIB)ManchesterUK
  3. 3.University of GlasgowGlasgowUK
  4. 4.University of StrathclydeGlasgowUK
  5. 5.University of BirminghamBirminghamUK
  6. 6.Imperial College LondonLondonUK
  7. 7.Osaka UniversityOsakaJapan

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