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Today, April 29, 2017
Climate March

The Union of Concerned Scientists is bringing people with expertise in science, public health and medicine, economics, and engineering, to Washington D.C. on April 27 and 28, to meet with their legislators on aspects of the federal budget crucial to our ability to monitor and respond to climate

Location:
Washington DC

Tuesday, May 02, 2017 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Precision Health Initiative seminar

Geisinger: 20 years  EHR/Clinical data combined with 250,000 whole exome sequences

Come hear the talk on "Precision Health Initiative at Geisinger: 20 years  EHR/Clinical data combined with 250,00 whole exome sequences"

SPEAKER: David Ledbetter, PhD, FACMG, Executive Vice

Location:
TBD

Wednesday, May 03 - Thursday, May 04, 2017
4th annual BEST Symposium

Save the dates:

Our 4th annual BEST Symposium is on:

May 3 & 4, 2017 in G10 Biotechnology Building

Invited speakers:

May 3:

9am: Opening Remarks by Cornell's 14th President Martha E. Pollack 

9:10am Welcome and BEST annual report by Avery August

9:30am Industry,

Location:
G10 Biotechnology Building

Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Abstract deadline - 9th Annual Biotechnology Symposium

BEST opportunity for trainees to present at the 9th Annual New York State Biotechnology Symposium, a regional conference that brings together industry representatives and scientists, academics and students, and other professionals interested in biotechnology in order to develop synergies and

Location:
Held: May 18-19
Leed Platinum Gateway Center
SUNY - ESF
Syracuse

Thursday, May 11, 2017 01:00 PM
Careers beyond the bench in industry

Are you a research scientist interested in learning more about science careers beyond the bench in industry? Would you like to transition or transfer into a non-research industry position but are unsure how to do so? Join experts as they cover these topics and answer questions from the audience.

Location:
Webinar

Thursday, May 18 - Friday, May 19, 2017
9th Annual New York State Biotechnology Symposium

This year's theme centers around “Grand Challenges in Biotechnology” – including, for example, Infectious Diseases, Nanobiotechnology, Drinking water/wastewater, and Public Science Literacy.

Join an assembly of academics and industry experts! A poster session featuring graduate

Location:
SUNY ESF Gateway Center
Syracuse NY

Sunday, May 21, 2017 01:13 PM
Lean Six Sigma Training-Early registration deadline

This Lean Six Sigma training course at the Green Belt level gives you valuable business tools to achieve process and operational excellence. The course content emphasizes why the implementation of Lean Six Sigma is vital to the continuous improvement of industry in today's competitive world. Several

Location:
Held May 30-June 30
Online

Monday, May 22, 2017
Chemist, Inventor, Entrepreneur Glenn Prestwich

SAVE THE DATE!

BEST/Molecular Medicine special seminar with Glenn D. Prestwich.

About the speaker:

Dr. Glenn D. Prestwich is Presidential Professor of Medicinal Chemistry and Special Presidential Assistant for Faculty Entrepreneurism, and directed two Utah Centers of Excellence: the Center


Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 PM
Creating and Owning Your Individual Development Plan

Navigating Your Future is a lunch seminar series focused on professional and academic topics for graduate and postdoctoral scholars. Join us for lunch to learn how to conceptualize, draft, and act on your own Individual Development Plan (IDP).

Please note that the workshop will require some

Location:
423 ILR King-Shaw Conference Center
RSVP required

Friday, July 14, 2017
ComSciCon 2017

Graduate students and post-doctoral researchers are invited to apply for the 2017 Communicating Science Conference on Friday, July 14th, 2017 and Saturday, July 22nd, 2017, at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

This unique professional development experience will provide attendees with a fantastic

Location:
MUST attend both days Jul 14 & 22
deadline to apply Mar 17

Wednesday, September 06 - Thursday, September 07, 2017
BEST-BWF

In conjunction with the AAMC GREAT Group Professional Development Meeting, and sponsored in part by the Burroughs Wellcome Foundation, the NIH BEST Consortium will hold a workshop to share best practices and lessons learned with the training community at large outside of the NIH BEST Consortium, as

Location:
Hyatt Regency, Orlando, FL

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