Events

Date/Time: January 20, 2021 - 5:00pm
Location: Virtual

What: F-Troop is a hands-on writing workshop that targets pre- and postdoctoral trainees who are preparing an application for a fellowship award (e.g., F30, F31, or F32). Equivalent fellowship applications to other funding agencies are also encompassed by this program.
Who: Hosted by OPA.
How: Register here. You MUST register at least 24 hours in advance for events. You will receive a confirmation via a calendar invite with details to enable access to the sessions.


Date/Time: January 26, 2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Virtual

What: Spotlight on Research Integrity (SRI) is a monthly workshop designed to promote meaningful discussion of controversial issues in contemporary biomedical research.
Who: Linda M. McManus, PhD, Distinguished Teaching Professor of Pathology, UT Health San Antonio.
How: **CANCELLED. You MUST register at least 24 hours in advance for events. You will receive a confirmation via a calendar invite with details to enable access to the sessions.


Date/Time: February 5, 2021 - 5:00pm
Location: Virtual

What: Topic: SABER.IRACDA Associate Scholar Program: a flexible, individualized career training opportunity
Who: Speaker: Timothy Raabe, PhD, Associate Dean, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, UT Health San Antonio
How: Download flyer.


Date/Time: February 9, 2021 - 3:00pm
Location: Virtual

What: Orientation for new postdoctoral research trainees. A two-hour program introduces Health Science Center resources and early career development for postdoctoral research trainees. The goal of this quarterly workshop is to foster strategic planning towards a successful career with a focus on research. Quarterly in February, May, August, and November.
Who: Hosted by OPA.
How: Registration here. You MUST register at least 24 hours in advance for events. You will receive a confirmation via a calendar invite with details to enable access to the sessions.


Date/Time: March 5, 2021 - 4:30pm
Location: Virtual

What: Takes place on March 5-6, 2021. These workshops provides trainees an opportunity to discuss the variety of career paths that are available to young scientists with a distinguished group of scientists who themselves have had interesting, and in some cases non-traditional, scientific career paths.
Who: Hosted by OPA and BBC.
How: Register here. You MUST register at least 24 hours in advance for events. You will receive a confirmation via a calendar invite with details to enable access to the sessions.


Date/Time: April 13, 2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Virtual

What: Spring Series 2021: April 13th, 15th, 20th, 22nd. This workshop focuses on two of the cornerstones of science advancement, which are rigor in designing and performing scientific research and the ability to reproduce biomedical research findings.
Who: Wouter Koek, PhD.
How: Register here. You MUST register at least 24 hours in advance for events. You will receive a confirmation via a calendar invite with details to enable access to the sessions.