This event has ended

2013 Central Florida Careers in Science Symposium

Sanford-Burnham Scientific Network (SBSN) and Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute at Lake Nona

Friday, June 21, 2013 from 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM (EDT)

Orlando, FL

2013 Central Florida Careers in Science Symposium

Registration Information

Type End     Quantity
2013 Central Florida Careers in Science Symposium - LN SBSN Ended Free  

Share 2013 Central Florida Careers in Science Symposium

Event Details

The 2013 Central Florida Careers in Science Symposium held at Sanford-Burnham's Lake Nona campus will provide information through engaging panel discussions on various traditional and non-traditional scientific career options including academia, industry and biotech, science education, and technology transfer to postdoctoral fellows, research staff, and graduate students at Universities and Research Institutions throughout the state of Florida.

The symposium will provide several opportunities to network with your scientific peers in central Florida and have a workshop on determining your career path. Dr. Joan Lakoski will be joining us from the University of Pittsburgh as our keynote speaker. Dr. Lakoski has made significant research contributions to neuropharmacology of aging processes as well as a leader in research mentoring. Among her roles at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Lakoski is a Professor of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, a Professor in Clinical and Translational Science Institute, the Associate Dean for Postdoctoral Education, the Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Career Development, and the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Science Education Outreach, Health Sciences.

Attendees will receive information that will assist them in making informed decisions regarding their future career path. In order to facilitate the afternoon sessions, attendees are asked to submit any specific questions they may currently have along with their registration form. Registration is free, but mandatory to achieve an accurate total of attendees for the breakfast, lunch, and evening reception.

When & Where



Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute at Lake Nona
6400 Sanger Road
Orlando, FL 32827

Friday, June 21, 2013 from 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM (EDT)


  Add to my calendar

Organizer

Sanford-Burnham Scientific Network (SBSN) and Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute at Lake Nona


About Sanford-Burnham Scientific Network (SBSN) at Lake Nona

Sanford-Burnham Science Network is the association of postdoctoral fellows and graduate students at the Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute.  SBSN's mission is to foster social and scientific networking among young researchers at Sanford-Burnham and other institutes nationwide.


About Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute

Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute is dedicated to discovering the fundamental molecular causes of disease and devising the innovative therapies of tomorrow. Sanford-Burnham takes a collaborative approach to medical research with major programs in cancer, neurodegeneration, diabetes, and infectious, inflammatory, and childhood diseases. The Institute is recognized for its National Cancer Institute-designated Cancer Center and expertise in drug discovery technologies. Sanford-Burnham is a nonprofit, independent institute that employs 1,200 scientists and staff in San Diego (La Jolla), California and Orlando (Lake Nona), Florida. For more information, visit us at sanfordburnham.org.

 

  Contact the Organizer

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.