Career Development Workshop

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Save the Date

July 27-28, 2022
Hartford, CT

In partnership with Caltech and AbbVie, the Executive Office is happy to announce we will return to an in-person Career Development Workshop this year!

The Career Development Workshop is an opportunity for graduate students and postdocs to learn more about potential career paths, build their professional network, and apply practical advice to the next phase of their careers. 

Funding for this event was made possible by the NIH Health National Institute of General Medical Sciences.

Preliminary Agenda
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Participants can expect to leave this workshop with:

  • Network with high-profile speakers from a number of diverse biomedical careers
  • Learning more about your next career opportunities once you have your Ph.D.
  • Gain tools to make informed decisions about your next career step


Preliminary Agenda
“The Career Workshop introduced me to a diverse group of people with many different stories to tell. The workshop provided a space where I felt I belonged to a community that is supportive of my goals.”
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Camila Uzcategui

Ph.D. Student, University of Colorado Boulder


of participants expand their network of career mentors

9 out of 10

participants have a clear idea of how to market themselves in academic and non-academic careers.


of participants leave with a clear understanding of the skills they need to be successful in their desired careers.