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Discussion for Building Resilience - Lab/Research Group Transition Stress

Discussion Group/Brown Bag: Personal Development; Wellness

Jul 06, 2020 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Speaker(s): Jonah Green, OITE Wellness Advisor
This event is recommended for: Postbacs; Graduate Students; Postdocs/Fellows.

This event is only for NIH Intramural Trainees currently in our postbac, graduate student, and postdoc programs.  This session will be held online via Zoom and the link will be distributed in NIH Trainee Listserv announcements. If you need the link immediately please email 

This week we will focus on how to deal with difficult situations and transitions.  Are you not sure how to open a productive dialog with your PI or mentor about career transitions, projects, papers, and personal needs?  Are you transitioning into a new career path or considering a lab change don’t know how to tell your research mentors? No matter what the situation, we want to help you turn a potentially stressful situation into a positive interaction.  You aren't alone.  Let’s talk about it. 

Please join us for a discussion with OITE Wellness Advisor, Jonah Green.  The discussion group provides a welcoming and confidential space to explore positive and proactive methods to build resilience and self-care skills. Even if you can’t join us for the entire hour, we encourage you to still attend.  







To request sign language interpreters or CART Services, you can contact NIH Interpreting Services by phone at 301-402-8180 or by using the Federal Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339, or by submitting a request online. If you have other, disability-related accommodation requests for this event, please contact Dr. Laura Marler at Requests should be made at least 5 days in advance of the Event.