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Mehrnoosh Rayner

Mehrnoosh Rayner is Head of Alumni Relations at EMBL. Her work in communications started at Edinburgh University 25 years ago and continues in support of the EMBL community today.


Articles by Mehrnoosh Rayner

Both the John Kendrew and Lennart Philipson Awards consist of a gold medal and a cash prize of €5,000, presented in recognition of the very special work of alumni. PHOTO: EMBL Photolab

Alumni awards

EMBL rewards the special work of alumni through the John Kendrew and Lennart Philipson awards.

By Mehrnoosh Rayner


Jozef Ševcik at the X13 beamline at the DORIS ring in Hamburg. PHOTO: Rostislav Skrabana

Slovakian synergies

Meet a driving force behind collaborations with the Slovak Republic, alumnus Jozef Ševčik

By Mehrnoosh Rayner


New Chair of the EMBL Alumni Association Gareth Griffiths. Photo: EMBL/Mehrnoosh Rayner

Close association

Gareth Griffiths, new Chair of the Alumni Association, reveals his many perspectives of EMBL

By Mehrnoosh Rayner


EMBL staff, alumni and their networks gather for the first Swiss chapter meeting. PHOTO: EMBL/Mehrnoosh rayner

Alumni meet in Switzerland

Behind the scenes of the EMBL alumni chapter meeting in Zürich, Switzerland.

By Mehrnoosh Rayner


EMBL Benelux alumni event involved speakers and participants from Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. PHOTO: EMBL/Mehrnoosh Rayner

Alumni meet in Belgium

Behind the scenes of the EMBL-VIB alumni Benelux meeting.

By Mehrnoosh Rayner


Driving science in Denmark

Alumni Rune Linding and Guillermo Montoya join colleagues and peers at the first Danish chapter meeting.

By Mehrnoosh Rayner




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