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Academic Year 2018 - 2019

Postdoc Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Postdoc to Industry: What to Expect
Sponsored by the Mass General Postdoc Association (MGPA)

Former MGH postdocs describe their experience with moving into industry positions. Topics will include how they obtained the position, how they managed the transition with their academic coworkers, and how life in an industry job has differed from academic life.

Date: Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Time: 6:00 to 8:00 PM
Location: MGH Main Campus, details upon registration

This session is full.

 

Responsible Conduct of Research Series

Responsibilities of Mentors and Mentees

This seminar will discuss the characteristics of good mentoring relationships at all stages of a research career, including:
 • What are the best practices for an effective mentor?
 • How do you make the transition from mentee to mentor?
 • How can you build and maintain your mentoring network?

Speaker: Dennis Brown, PhD, Professor of Medicine, HMS; Director, Office for
   Research Career Development, Director, Program in Membrane Biology, and
   Associate Director, the Center for Systems Biology, MGH

Date: Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: Simches 3.110 Lg Conf Rm, Simches Research Bldg, 3rd fl

Please click here to register.

 

Communication Series and Responsible Conduct of Research Series

Mock NIH Study Section

Would you like to know what happens after you send your grant application to NIH?

This “mock” study section will provide a window into the NIH grant review process. The session will also feature MGH faculty with extensive NIH study section experience.

Speakers: Dennis Brown, PhD, Professor of Medicine, HMS; Director, Office for
   Research Career Development, Director, Program in Membrane Biology, and
   Associate Director, the Center for Systems Biology, MGH
 Patricia D’Amore, PhD, MBA, Charles L. Schepens Professor of
   Ophthalmology and Professorof Pathology, HMS; and Director of Research,
   Schepens Eye Research Institute, MEEI
  and others

Date: Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location: Simches 3.110 Lg Conf Rm, Simches Research Bldg, 3rd fl

Please click here to register.

 

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