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Agenda: 2019 NIH Graduate & Professional School Fair

TimeSession or Event
8:00 am Registration Opens
8:45 - 9:00 am Welcome and Logistics
9:00 - 9:45 am Plenary Talk: Building Resilience for Your Educational Journey and Beyond, Sharon Milgram, PhD, Director, Office of Intramural Training & Education, NIH
9:45 - 10:00 am Break
9:45 am - 1:45 pm Exhibits OPEN: Exhibits are located on the main and lower levels of the Natcher Conference Center in multiple areas.
10:00 - 11:00 am Concurrent Sessions 1:
  • Getting to Medical School
  • Getting into a PhD Program in the Biosciences
  • A Master's Degree: Will it Get You Where You Want to Go?
11:00 - 11:15 am Break
11:00 am - 1:00 pm Photo Booth Open in Room H
11:15 am - 12:15 pm Concurrent Sessions 2:
  • MD/PhD: Is It for You?
  • Public Health: From Admissions to Career Opportunities
  • Bioengineering: Graduate Programs, Career Paths, and Current Trends
  • Getting to Dental School
12:15 - 12:30 pm Break
12:30 - 1:30 pm Concurrent Sessions 3:
  • Psychology & Genetic Counseling: From Admissions to Career Opportunities
  • Considering a Postbaccalaureate Premedical Program
  • Becoming a Data Scientist
1:30 - 1:45 pm Break
1:45 - 2:45 pm

Concurrent Sessions 4:

  • Interviewing Tips for Professional School
  • Reapplying to Medical School
  • Managing Stress and Promoting Well-being

  • Coming to the NIH (One-on-one discussions with OITE Staff)