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Academic Year 2014 - 2015

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Career Exploration Series: Careers in Scientific Editing and Publishing
Sponsored by the Mass General Postdoc Association

If you are interested in moving your career away from bench research but want to stay in the field of science, the editing and publishing world may be for you. This seminar will provide information about career pathways as a scientific editor in the world of journal publishing.

Speaker: Emilie Marcus, PhD, Editor-in-Chief, Cell, CEO, Cell Press
Date: Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: Main Campus, details provided upon registration

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Faculty Development Seminar: Career Advancement Series

Research Fellow Orientation Lunch
Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

This session offers new MGH Research Fellows an overview of the resources, programs and events offered by the Office for Research Career Development (ORCD) and the Mass General Postdoc Association (MGPA).

Date: Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: Main Campus
Invitation only

 

Faculty Development Seminar: Communication Series

Grant Writing Series: Mock NIH Study Section
Sponsored by the Office for Research Career Development

Do you know what happens after you send your grant application to NIH?

This mock review panel will show how NIH grants are evaluated for funding. Real NIH R01 applications will be discussed, including funded and unfunded grants. You will learn about membership of a typical review panel (study section), responsibilities of review panel members, what happens during the review meeting, what your grantís priority score means, and how to communicate with NIH staff about your grant.

Chair: Dara S. Manoach, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychology in the
   Department of Psychiatry at MGH
Panel members: Dennis Brown, PhD, Professor of Medicine, and Director of
   the Office for Research Career Development at MGH
Patricia A. D'Amore, PhD, MBA, Charles L. Schepens Professor of
   Ophthalmology and Professor of Pathology at MGH

Date: August 20, 2015
Time: 12:00 to 1:30 pm
Location: MGH Main Campus (details provided upon registration)

1 hour of RCR training credit available for NIH trainees.

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