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8th annual nih career symposium:  may 15, 2015

Draft Agenda (updated May 5, 2015)

For information on presenters, please select the Session Number.

7:30AM Registration
8:30AM Welcome and Tops Tips to Use the Career Symposium for Career Success
9:00AM - 10:00AM

Session 1:  (click for speakers)
Careers in Industry R&D
Academic Careers in Unexpected Places
Careers in Science Policy
Career Options for Clinicians
Leveraging your Science Through Business: Consulting Careers

10:00AM - 10:15AM
10:15AM - 11:15AM

Session 2: (click link for speakers)
Finding an Academic Position
How to Successfully Transition to Industry
Careers in Science Administration
Careers in Clinical Research and Medical Affairs
International Opportunities- Europe

11:15AM - 11:30AM
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Session 3: (click link for speakers)
How to Start Up an Academic Research Group
Teaching Intensive Faculty Careers
Careers in Science Communication
Industry Careers in Business Development and Marketing

12:30PM - 1:30PM
Lunch (on your own, pre-order available)
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Session 4: (click link for speakers)
Bench Careers in Unexpected Places
Science Education and Outreach Careers
Industry Operations and Regulatory Affairs Jobs
Technology Transfer and Patent Careers

2:30PM - 2:45PM
2:45PM - 3:05PM

Session 5: Skill Blitzes
Interviewing Skills
Top Ten Tips for Grant Writing
Stress Management for Scientists
Resumes and Cover Letters

3:10PM - 3:30PM
Session 5: Skill Blitzes
Using LinkedIn for Career Success
Finding Ways to Enhance Your Resume
Finding a Postdoc
Resumes and Cover Letters
3:35PM - 4:15PM
Session 5: Skill Blitzes
Follow the Science: Learnings from a Career Journey
Publishing for Impact
Find a Career for You