2011

A PostDocs Guide to Goal Setting and Time Management 
Sandra K. Masur, PhD Professor of Ophthalmology, Director of MSSM Office of Women's Careers 
February 10, 2011 4:00 to 5:00 in conference room 19-79 Annenberg Building 

RCR (Responsible Conduct in Research) Training Course 
Charles Mobbs, PhD 
Professor, Neuroscience and Geriatrics 
March 17th, March 24th, March 31st and April 6th from 4:00 to 6:00 

Chalk Talk 
April 14, 2011 from 4:00 to 6:00 in the Stern Auditorium 

Israel A. Goldberg, PhD 
Health Research Associates, Bethesda, MD 
Thursday, May 12, 2011 4:00 to 6:00 in the Hatch Auditorium 

Conflict Resolution/Negotiation 
Lynne D. Richardson, MD, FACEP 
Thursday, June 9, 2011 4:00 to 5:00 in conference room 19-79 Annenberg Building 

How to Give a Talk 
Scott L. Friedman, PhD 
President, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases 
Chief, Division of Liver Diseases 
Thursday, August 11, 2011 4:00 to 5:00 in conference room 19-79 Annenberg Building 

Postdoc Appreciation Week 
2nd Annual MSSM Postdoctoral Symposium September 20th, 2011 – All Day (RSVP @ postdocday.mssm2011@gmail.com) 
9:30 am Breakfast 10:00 am Speed Dating Collaboration & Networking followed by lunch – Student Lounge 
2:00 pm Presentations from awarding winning Postdoctoral Fellows – Goldwurm Auditorium 
3:00 pm Keynote Speaker: Professor Shirley Tilghman, FRS, Princeton University – Goldwurm Auditorium 
4:30 pm Presentations of Postdoctoral finalist 
5:30 pm Networking Reception with industry representatives – Icahn MC Level Alcove 

September 21, 2011 
Eric Vieira PhD Assistant Director MSSM, Office of Technology & Business Development Discoveries to Products: "How to Develop Technology in An Academic Environment" 
Annenberg Conference Room 19-79 from 3:00pm to 5:00 

Developing an Individual Academic Plan 
Michaela Kiernan, PhD, 
Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine 
Thursday, September 22nd 

Scientific Writing Skills Workshop 
Michaela Kiernan, PhD, 
Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University School of Medicine 
Friday, September 23rd 

September 23, 2011 
Postdoctoral Appreciation Reception Social from 5:00 to 7:00 - MC Level Alcove 
Deans Dennis Charney and Lakshmi Devi will be addressing the Postdocs 

Fellowship Bootcamp – NRSA Grant Fellowship Course 
Beth Schachter, PhD 
September 30 to October 14 

What Can You Be With Your PHD 
A Science and Technology Focused Career Convention 
November 5-6, 2011