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Northwestern Postdoc and Graduate Symposium: Current Research and Future Ca...

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Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center of Northwestern University

303 East Superior Street

Chicago, IL 60611

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The 2019 Current Research and Future Careers Symposium is the 7th annual symposium of the Northwestern Postdoctoral Association (NUPA) to showcase the work of Northwestern University (NU) research trainees and highlight the breadth of career opportunities open to them. It is the most diverse NU symposium aiming to reach across disciplines and to build community. In 2019, NUPA is collaborating with the Chicago Graduate Student Association (CGSA) to strengthen the fellowship between postdoctoral and graduate trainees and facilitate common goals of our populations.

For more information visit: https://www.nupostdocs.org/symposium.html

Food will be provided during lunch and reception.



ABSTRACT SUBMISSION - DEADLINE AUGUST 12, 2019

Posters: https://forms.gle/5GB2mHrhdgfjza3T6

Postdocs and graduate students will be judged separately, Postdoc and graduate student submissions will be judged separately, with one $150 prize being awarded in each category.

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Videos: https://forms.gle/ocxNSxSK24bcniSZ7

Videos must be no longer than 3.00 minutes in length. Postdoc and graduate student submissions will be judged together, with one $50 prize being awarded before the reception.

Click here to submit your video abstract




SCHEDULE

8:45 am Registration

9:00 am Welcome Address

9:15 am Teaching Careers Panel

10:15 am Poster Presentations Session, Sponsor Tables, Raffle

11:30 am Lunch with Table Topics, Sponsor Tables, Raffle

1 pm Keynote by Lia Haynes Smith, PhD;

Director of the U.S. National Authority for Containment of Poliovirus, CDC Atlanta

2 pm Leadership workshop by Kim Kleeman; coach (PivotUP!); entrepreneur, CEO (Sunbeam Marketing Solutions), Partner in the tech accelerator elmspring, and Editor of the Chicagoland DealFlow Report

3:30 pm CSGA Career Panel I (Science Policy and Law)

4:45 pm CGSA Career Panel II (Biotech/Biopharma)

6 -8 pm Reception with opportunities to connect with NU mentors and Chicago area professionals

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Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center of Northwestern University

303 East Superior Street

Chicago, IL 60611

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