The Career Corner: Finding Your Perfect Postdoc Match

November 30, 2021 
Seminar 4-5 pm ET & Networking Event 5-6pm

We are looking for Principal Investigators at all career levels that are planning on hiring a postdoctoral trainee to participate in the networking event. 

The purpose of this event is to provide a platform that allows PI’s and trainees to network and discuss potential postdoctoral training opportunities in pain research. 

The format of the event will be a moderated 1-hr Q/A session between 3-5 panelists and graduate students’, postdoctoral fellows and junior faculty members in the USASP organization. Panelists are encouraged to share their experiences mentoring postdoctoral trainees, discuss the role of a postdoctoral trainee, as well as share any best practices for choosing a postdoctoral lab.

Panelists includeTonya Palermo, PhD (Senior PI, Seattle Children's Research Institute, she, human research), Peter Grace, PhD (Junior PI, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, he, basic science), Theodore Price, PhD (Senior PI, University of Texas at Dallas, he, basic science), Lakeya McGill, PhD (Postdoc, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine she, human research), Khairunisa Ibrahim, PhD (postdoc, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, she, basic science). 

Following the panel trainees and PI’s will be asked to participate in a networking event using the Gather.Town application to informally meet and discuss potential opportunities with trainees.  More information about the platform will be shared closer to the event. 

Registered is required: link

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