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Blank pages.

I feel like I’ve been crossing things off this year. And I have a lot of blank pages to fill. To figure out.

I don’t think I want to be an academic anymore; not the PI route. 1,008 more words

Postdoc Experience

Sexual Harassment in the workplace - followup of #DontAskAlice

Some updates and followups for the bad career advice from science careers. #DontAskAlice took the internet by storm recently when an advice columnist for science careers responded to a question about unwanted sexual harassment by advising to just “ 254 more words


NIH Alumni: Where are they now? Project Manager

Name: Martha Sklavos, PhD, PMP

Job Title & Organization: Associate Research Project Manager, MedImmune

Location: Gaithersburg, MD

How long you’ve been in your current job: 2,394 more words

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The Value of Mentoring

Trainees in science often express the need for ‘a mentor’. What does this mean and what should mentees and mentors expect?

What is a mentor? …

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Professional Development

Supporting STEM Education

By Yvonne Baker

As we welcome new and old ministers back into the halls of Westminster and they are no doubt identifying their key priorities for the first one hundred days, may I suggest something a little radical? 1,040 more words

Yvonne Baker

LabTV: Curious about the Aging Brain

This LabTV video takes us to the West Coast to meet Saul Villeda, a creative young researcher who’s exploring ways to reduce the effects of aging on the human brain. 348 more words


How to improve sustainability of biomedical research?

As some of you may know, NIH recently posted a Request for Information (RFI) on optimizing funding policies and other strategies to improve impact and sustainability of biomedical research. 1,240 more words