Change the face of biomedical graduate and postdoctoral training!

September 6-7, 2017

Hyatt Regency Orlando

The NIH BEST Consortium is pleased to announce the BEST Practices Workshop, sponsored by the NIH Common Fund and Burroughs Wellcome Fund. This workshop is free and will be held on September 6 and 7 in Orlando, Florida, immediately prior to the 2017 AAMC GREAT Group Professional Development Meeting.

Purpose of the Workshop

The goal of this workshop is to share with the biomedical research training community best practices and lessons learned from the NIH BEST Programs, and offer practical guidance on how to motivate, create, implement and evaluate career and professional development opportunities for doctoral and postdoctoral scholars.

Who Should Participate

  • Graduate School deans
  • Principal investigators of T32 training grants
  • Graduate program directors
  • Career and professional development specialists
  • Government policy makers

For questions related to workshop logistics and travel awards, please contact Laura Daniel, PhD.