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Career Development Workshop

Career Development Workshop 2017

Date: July 26-27, 2017
Hotel Reservation and Location: Hartford Marriott Downtown

See below for the Agenda 

This one-day BioMedical Career Development Workshop will provide participants with guidance for pursuing careers in academia, and the public and private sectors. Attendees will build on their skills by creating an elevator pitch, improving their CV/resume, and expanding their network of colleagues, mentors and role models.                                                                 

Meet our Alliance Talk Speakers


Dr. David Castro
Staff Scientist, NALCO Water

Dr. Amalia Avila-Figueroa
Sales Manager, Biocytogen USA

Dr. Linda Miller
Executive Editor, Cancer Immunology Research at the American Association for Cancer Research

Dr. Tammi Taylor 
Assistant Professor of Genetics, Jackson State University

Our Audience

  • Graduate students and advanced degree recipients

Our Objectives

  • Identify long-term career options through networking with professionals
  • Identify short-term needs for improving current performance
  • Develop informed decision making
  • Enhance professional identity through skill development and self-reflection