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Career Symposium

Fellows' Career Development

Career Symposium

Fellows' Career Development

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The annual NIEHS Biomedical Career Symposium (formerly the NIEHS Biomedical Career Fair), is one of the largest assemblies of biomedical organizations and young scientists in Research Triangle Park, NC. Targeting postdoctoral fellows and graduate students, the Career Symposium provides young scientists with an opportunity to explore a myriad of career options and create a contact network as they plan for their future careers in the biomedical sciences. The symposium features up to 10 workshops targeting needed professional skills in addition to a range of career panels, featuring a wide variety of career path options available to PhD-holders. The event also features up to 100 CV/resume review sessions, along with time for networking with company representatives in the afternoon.

2019 Article

Tammy Collins
Tammy Collins, Ph.D., director of the NIEHS Office of Fellows’ Career Development, dispensed advice in the resume and CV review session.
(Photo courtesy of Steve McCaw)

Career Symposium bigger and better than ever

This year is the 22nd year that trainees at NIEHS and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) organized their Biomedical Career Symposium, and the event continues to grow in size and value. The conference was held April 26 at the EPA campus in Research Triangle Park.

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