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July 23, 2012

News from the Office of Postbaccalaureate and Summer Program Services

It was great to see many of you last Friday, July 20th at the NIH Graduate & Professional School Fair.  I hope that you found the day to be helpful as you plan for the next stages in your career.

Summer Poster Day 2012 will be held on August 9th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm in the Natcher Conference Center (Building 45) in the main lobby and lower level.  A total of 754 posters will be presented, and we look forward to an exciting day of having you share your summer's work with the NIH scientific community.  The day will be divided into three sessions, morning, lunch, and afternoon.  Please review the complete program for information on when you will be presenting.

Morning Session: 9:00 - 11:00 am 
CC, CIT, NCCAM, NEI, NHLBI, NIAMS, NIBIB, NIEHS, NIMH, NINDS, NINR, NLM

Lunch Session: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
FDA, NCI, NCI-DCEG, NIAAA, NIAID, OD

Afternoon Session: 1:00 - 3:00 pm
NCATS, NHGRI, NIA, NICHD, NIDA, NIDCD, NIDCR, NIDDK

 

Upcoming Events  (Please register in advance for those that you plan to attend)


Writing Your Thesis Proposal
Speaker: Sharon Milgram, PhD, Director, OITE
Date/Time/Location: July 24, 2012, 3:00 - 4:30 pm, Building 50, Room 1328
Please register in advance:

Success in Graduate School for Future Graduate Students
Date/Time/Location: July 26, 2012, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm. Building 50, Room 1328
Speaker: Patricia Sokolove, PhD, Deputy Director, OITE
Please register in advance: 

Success in Graduate School for Current Graduate Students
Date/Time/Location: July 26, 2012, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm. Building 50, Room 1328
Speaker: William Higgins, PhD, OITE Pre-professional Advisor
Please register in advance:

Poster Preview (come talk with members of the OITE staff about your poster and see posters from previous events)
Date/Time/Location: July 31, 2012, 9:00- 10:30 am, Building 50, Room 1227
Please register in advance:

 

Major Event

2012 Summer Poster Day -presentations by 754 Summer Interns, August 9, 2012, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm, Natcher Conference Center

 

Elsewhere in the NIH Community:

 

NIH SACNAS Chapter Evening Meeting
Special Event: Networking Opportunities
Date/Time/Location: July 23, 2012, 5:00 - 7:30 pm, FAES House, 9101 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda, MD
Come out and join the NIH SACNAS Chapter after work for an evening of networking and professional development and an opportunity to meet members of the local DC, Maryland, Virginia SACNAS Chapters.  Please bring your favorite international dish!

*This event is sponsored by the NIH Chapter of the Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Native Americans in Science (SACNAS).
Please register in advance:

NIH Blood Bank Drive - July 25th and July 26th. To donate blood, you must be a munumim of 110 lbs and 17-years of age.  Please register in advance:

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