Posts Tagged ‘career development’

Pew Scholar Program for junior faculty; internal applications due June 13

The Pew Charitable Trust has invited OHSU to sponsor a single candidate for their Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences. This prestigious opportunity provides $60,000 in support per year for four years to assistant professors with outstanding promise in science relevant to the advancement of human health. The funds may be used, at the discretion of the Pew Scholar, for personnel, equipment, supplies, or travel; however, no more than $10,000 of the annual award may … Read More

HIP Buffet: Study recruitment panel discussion, May 27

HIP Buffet: Study recruitment panel discussion Tuesday, May 27, 2014 12 to 1 p.m. in MacHall 2201 Come learn tips from an experienced panel about recruiting participants for your research studies. Topics will include: Best practices in recruiting Tools for identifying study participants Regulatory matters in participant recruitment Resource allocation Community recruitment Panelists: Carrie Farrar, study coordinator unit manager, Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute; Robert Schuff, program director, Clinical Research Informatics, OCTRI; LeAnn Michaels, network … Read More

Former Oregonian reporter and current OHSU med student to lead seminar on working with the media, May 30

The Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute Education and Career Development Program invites you to a seminar to hear from former science and medicine beat reporter for the Oregonian (and graduating MS4), Andy Dworkin, who will give his perspectives on how clinicians and scientists can best work the media to ensure accurate reporting on scientific and medical advances. A representative from OHSU media relations will be present to answer OHSU-specific questions and let you know about available resources. … Read More

Research Week Thursday: Dr. Chittaranjan Yajnik; Paper of the Year talks; and awards reception

Thursday’s Research Week lineup includes a keynote lecture by Chittaranjan Yajnik, M.D., F.R.C.P., a world-renowned expert on developmental origins of health and disease; talks by the School of Medicine Paper of the Year Award winners; and the Research Week awards ceremony. Don’t forget: if you filled out a Research Week passport, you must be present at the awards ceremony on Thursday afternoon to win. Thursday Schedule All events take place in the Old Library Building … Read More

Research Week Tuesday: Dr. Jeff Lichtman; networking night; and more

Tuesday’s Research Week lineup is brought to you by the OHSU Graduate Student Organization. Featured events include a keynote lecture by Jeff Lichtman, M.D., Ph.D.; three career development panels; an Ugly Data Contest; and a networking reception with 20+ OHSU Ph.D. alumni. Tuesday schedule All events take place in the Old Library Building unless otherwise noted. Follow the links below to view abstracts of scientific presentations: 9:30 a.m. Oral presentations: Biomedical imaging across the spectrum; … Read More

Learn how to engage employees through career development, May 6

Nuts-N-Bolts: Engaging Employees through Career Development Tuesday, May 6, 9:15 to 11:45 a.m., Mac Hall 2201 Facilitated by Benjy Howe and Matt Morscheck Registration required through TrainingForce OHSU managers and supervisors: Did you know that engaged employees have significantly higher productivity, profitability, and customer ratings, less turnover and absenteeism, and fewer safety incidents?  It’s true, according to a recent study by the Gallup organization. Yet, according the same report, up to 70% of American workers … Read More

Editor of Science Careers to give OHSU Research Week keynote, May 7

Jim Austin, Ph.D., editor of Science Careers, a publication of Science and AAAS, has been invited by the Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute to give a keynote lecture during OHSU Research Week. Dr. Austin’s talk, “I’m not here on business baby, I’m only here for fun,” is inspired by a Bruce Springsteen lyric that he taped to his desk during graduate school. Based on his experience both being a scientist and helping other people … Read More

Save the date: Career networking night for Ph.D.s, May 6

Join more than 20 OHSU alumni for a special networking night focused on non-academic career paths for Ph.D. candidates and postdoctoral fellows. Students, faculty, and postdocs are welcome to visit with OHSU alumni and learn from their experiences in career paths outside academia. Hors d’oeuvres and cold beverages provided. Career networking night for Ph.D.s Tuesday, May 6, 2014 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Richard Jones Hall Atrium This OHSU Research Week event is sponsored by the … Read More

Multiple K12 junior faculty career development opportunities available

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research K12 Scholars Up to five K12 scholar opportunities are available for junior faculty conducting clinical, behavioral, health services, policy, public health, or applied research. This mentored career development program features three core elements: a didactic education in patient-centered outcomes research, an individualized experiential plan, and a significant, mentored research experience. To be eligible, scholars must be U.S. citizens, non-citizen nationals, or permanent residents and cannot be applying for or have received another … Read More

HIP Buffet: Technology Innovation, April 22

Come hear a diverse panel discuss the critical elements involved in developing medical technologies and taking them from idea to commercialization. Topics will include: Market size and Commercial Potential Product design & feasibility Patentability Commercialization path Panelists: Josh Hoyt, Gearhead Associates; Jennifer Fox, Executive Director, OTRADI; Rob Copenhaver, Technology Development Manager; Jeff Jackson, Patent Associate, TTBD; & Colleen Lay, Award Program Director, OCTRI Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. in Mac Hall 2201 … Read More

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