Science at the heart of medicine

Graduate Programs in the Biomedical Sciences



Dec 08, 2015
5:00 PM
Careers in Data Science
Dr. Friederike Schüür
Forchheimer Medical Science Building 5th Floor Lecture Hall


Dec 10, 2015
4:00 PM
International Coffee Hour
Forchheimer Medical Science Building Main Street

Thesis Defense Seminars

Friday, December 18, 2015
2:00 PM

Thesis Defense
Raquel Furtado



The CPD program offers many career exploration, career planning and skill development seminars. Some of the past topics are listed below:

Skill Development: 

Presentation Skills: 

How to Talk the Talk: Presenting to Diverse Audiences (Dr. J. Nosanchuk, 2009)

Writing Skills: 

The Art of Scientific Publishing (Dr. C. Putterman, 2012)

Tell your Story on Paper: Effective CVs and Resumes (Dr. J. Schlatterer, 2011)

CV/Resume Seminar (Dr. R. Tillman, Dr. J. Schlatterer, 2010)

Creating a CV which speaks for you in the promotions process (Dr. C. Coyle, Dr. V. Freedman, 2010)

Interviewing Skills: 

Interviewing Essentials (T. Wilmot, N. Reid, 2011)      


Career Planning:  

Careers in Switzerland (Dr. K. Wirth, 2012)

Plan your career with the New York Academy of Science (Dr. M. Kerr, 2012)

Career Development Essentials in the USA (H. Zhang, 2011)

How to Leverage Your Ph.D. into Your Ideal Career (Dr. J. Halpern, 2011)

Career Planning 101: Strategies for Scientists (Dr. M. Kerr, 2011)

How to apply in Industry (C. Barney, B. Wentzheimer, 2011)

Building your International Career (Dr. S. Poynton, 2011)

The New York Academy of Sciences: Supporting Your Career (S. Puri, Dr. M. Kerr, 2010)

Rational Career Planning for Scientists (Dr. K. Micoli, 2009)

Beyond the Bench: Training for a Career (Dr. R. Tillman, 2009)


Career Exploration: 

Becoming a Medical Writer (Dr. R. Glover, Dr. L. Narcisse, E. Schaum, 2011)

Careers in Medical Writing and Communications (Dr. K. Omari, Dr. J. Abrajano, 2011)

What is consulting and how do I explore it as an alternative career (Diabna Cho, 2011)

Working for the Government – Careers at the FDA (Dr. D. Guilfoyle, 2011)

Science & Business: A Journey from Harvard Square to Wall Street to Morris Park Ave… (Dr. R. Kosman, 2010)

A Career in Brownian Motion (Dr. Lorne Taichman, 2010)

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