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FELCOM Event: Faculty Careers in Epidemiology

Workshop/Seminar: Career Exploration; Academic Careers; Networking Opportunities

Oct 27, 2022

Speaker(s): Susan Olivo-Marston, Ph.D., MPH Associate Professor, SIU School of Medicine and Director of Cancer Epidemiology, Simmons Cancer Institute Amal A. Wanigatunga, PhD, MPH Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Krystle A. Lang Kuhs, Ph.D., MPH Associate Professor and Co-leader Cancer Prevention and Control Research Program, University of Kentucky
This event is recommended for: Graduate Students; Postdocs/Fellows; NIH Staff Scientist/Staff Clinician.

Initiating and driving research projects, writing grants and papers, managing people, and teaching the next generation of scientists...the life of a Principal Investigator (PI). This session is specifically for trainees interested in Epidemiology Faculty Careers.
Join us to hear from faculty who will share their insight regarding the application/hiring process, what steps or qualifications were important to landing their position, and any challenges they have faced during the transition to an independent investigator.

This event is sponsored by the NIH FelCom Career Development Subcommittee.