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Academic Year 2017 - 2018

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Annual Research Fellow Poster Celebration
Sponsored by the Post Doctoral Division

The PDD Annual Research Fellow Poster Celebration showcases the research accomplishments of MGH Research Fellows.

Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Time: 9:00 to 4:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus

Details to follow.


Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series

Beyond the Research Plan: Bits and Pieces of the NIH R01 Grant

There are many sections beyond the research plan that are critical for the success of an NIH research grant. This seminar will discuss these R01 application "bits and pieces," including:
    •   Budget justification
    •   Rigor and Reproducibility
    •   Resource sharing plan
    •   Validation of key resources
    •   Letters of support/collaboration
    •   Human subjects and vertebrate animals
Details and examples for each section will be discussed, as well as key criticisms and 'deal breakers' that can arise during a grant's review.

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

Date: Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Time: 3:00 to 4:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration.

Pre-registration is required, please click here to register.


Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Series

Research Integrity and Data Management
The final Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) session of the 2017-2018 academic year will discuss:
    •   Management of research data for publication and sharing
    •   Research integrity in collaborations and publications
    •   Perspectives of an HMS policymaker and a senior faculty member

Speakers: Gretchen Brodnicki, JD, Dean for Faculty and Research
   Integrity, HMS
Jessica Haberer, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Medicine, HMS; Director,
   Global Health Research, MGH

Date: Thursday, June 14, 2018
Time: 4:00 to 5:00 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus, details provided upon registration.

Pre-registration is required, please click here to register.


Graduate Student & Postdoc Event: Networking Series

Annual Networking Barbecue
Sponsored by the Graduate Student Division, Post Doctoral Division, and Mass General Postdoc Association

This outdoor event is designed for MGH graduate students and postdocs to meet and interact in a relaxed environment.

Date: June 28, 2018
Time: 5:00-7:00 pm
Location: Charlestown Navy Yard

Details to follow.


Please click here for a full listing of programs offered by all CFD offices.
Graduate Student DivisionPost Doctoral Division Center for Faculty Development Office for Women's Careers Office for Research Career Development