Conferences are a key part of science. We attend them to hear about other people’s work and present our own, discuss new ideas, and network. Scientific conferences are also important stepping-stones in the career development of trainees. In this live Q&A, presented by iBiology in collaboration with National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN), panelists will offer practical advice and share their experiences getting the most out of a conference to help you advance your career.
This was a hangout on Thursday July 21, 2016 from 2:00-3:00pm ET / 11:00am-12:00pm PT.
Dr. Manu Platt, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, and Chair for Graduate Admission and Recruiting, Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University
Dr. Maritza Salazar, Assistant Professor of Organizational Behavior, Claremont Graduate University
Dr. Ahna Skop, Associate Professor in Genetics at University of Wisconsin-Madison
Dr. Mónica I. Feliú-Mójer, Community Engagement and Outreach Manager, iBiology and Vice-director, Ciencia Puerto Rico
Dr. Mónica Feliú-Mójer grew up in rural Puerto Rico, surrounded by nature and with a cow in her backyard, which sparked her interest in all things biology. A scientist-turned-communicator, she leverages online technologies to make science and scientists accessible to all. Mónica has a bachelor’s degree in Human Biology from the University of Puerto Rico… Continue Reading