Posts Tagged ‘workshop’

Career Development Workshop: A Ph.D. is Not Enough, Jan. 8

Join us for the first of the 2013 Vollum Career Development Workshops on Tuesday, January 8 at 4 p.m. in Vollum M1441. Tom Soderling, Ph.D., senior scientist at the Vollum Institute, will discuss topics that are critical to being a scientist, but are not taught as part of a Ph.D. or postdoctoral training program. Topics include how to choose the best mentors, the importance of finding balance, and defining what success means to you personally. Postdocs, grad … Read More

Clinical Research Coordinator Training, Jan. 16 & 17

The Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute (OCTRI) is sponsoring the next Quarterly Clinical Research Coordinator Training Workshop on January 16 & 17, 2013. This free workshop is designed to provide a basic framework of the role and responsibilities of the research coordinator, the regulatory and policy requirements for appropriate conduct of clinical research at OHSU, and tools to assist coordinators to successfully perform their role. It is open to all OHSU employees. Registration is … Read More

Right Brain Workout: Harness the power of creative thinking through play!

“Creativity is, by its nature, propulsion” – Robert J. Sternberg, Ph.D. Featuring activities promoting right brain activity, the Right Brain Workout series offers a positive, supportive, respectful, and fun atmosphere to stimulate your mind and enhance your problem solving skills. Each series consists of three 90-minute sessions where you can utilize the time and space to develop your ideas by exploring your creative side. This series of is offered twice per year at no cost to … Read More

Missed our writer’s block seminar?

We’ve gotten several requests to share the recording of our December Funding Focus on overcoming writer’s block. Watch the video below, and then get writing! Need more help? Sign up for the Vollum Science Writing Program or Advanced Grant Writing for Faculty.

2013 Vollum Career Development Workshop Series kicks off Jan. 8

All graduate students and postdocs are encouraged to attend the Vollum Career Development Workshop Series. Led by OHSU faculty, these seminars provide helpful advice for young scientists—from finding a mentor to writing a scientific manuscript. This year’s Career Development Workshop series will start on January 8, and take place every Tuesday from 4 to 5 p.m. in Vollum M1441 until mid-March. If you are at the West Campus or are otherwise unable to attend in-person, you … Read More

Workshop on the art of lecturing and giving presentations, Dec. 11 & 18

The School of Medicine is sponsoring a unique, two-part workshop on The Art of Lecturing and Giving Presentations: 5 Easy Steps to Make You a More Effective Teacher. Ben Hoffman, M.D., associate professor in pediatrics will be facilitating. Part 1 – Workshop: December 11, 2012 from 2 to 5 p.m. Part 2 – Practice Sessions: December 18, 2012 from 3 to 5 p.m. Location: School of Nursing room 107 Part I will be an interactive … Read More

Brain-Computer Interface seminar and hands-on workshop, Sept. 11

Join Dr. Melanie Fried-Oken, professor of neurology, pediatrics, and biomedical engineering, for the Brain-Computer Interface symposium at the Center for Health & Healing on September 11, 2012. Dr. Fried-Oken’s NIH-funded research team is sponsoring the event. Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) technology is a fascinating field of neuroscience that has seen tremendous advances in recent years. Simply put, BCI technology provides a direct communication link between the brain and an external device that has the ability to detect, analyze, and classify changes in … Read More

Information meeting – NSF and DoD fellowships for first-year grad students

Attention first-year graduate students: Research Funding & Development Services is holding a short information meeting on Tuesday, August 28, at 1 p.m. in Mackenzie Hall 2136 to talk to any interested students about applying for fellowships from the National Science Foundation and the Department of Defense. These opportunities are limited to students in their first year of graduate school. This workshop will feature students who have received graduate student funding awards as well as information … Read More

Clinical Research Coordinator Training and SoCRA Certification Exam

The Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute invites you to participate in the following events this fall: Quarterly Clinical Research Coordinator Training Workshop September 26 & 27, 2012 Designed to provide a basic framework of the role and responsibilities of the research coordinator, the regulatory and policy requirements for appropriate conduct of clinical research at OHSU, and tools to assist coordinators to successfully perform their role. This workshop is open at no cost to all … Read More

Team-based learning workshop for faculty, June 26

Sandy Cook, Ph.D., and Kevin Krane, M.D., will be co-hosting this unique workshop designed to help faculty learn about and understand their options in regards to effectively utilizing team-based learning strategies. The workshop will be held in the School of Nursing, room 572, on Tuesday, June 26 from 3:30 to 5 p.m. A reception will follow at the BICC Gallery, 5 to 7 p.m. Faculty members are encouraged to invite their colleagues to attend this workshop. Sandy Cook, … Read More

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