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PhD and Postdoc Biotech Career Development Opportunity, April 19

Modified: April 11, 2016

iBIO, the Illinois Biotechnology Industry Organization, is hosting a Career Development Program for PhD students and postdocs on April 19 from 10:00am - 6:30pm at the Hilton Orrington in Evanston. Attendees will learn about preparing for a career in biotech and will have the opportunity to network with professionals in a range of biotech careers, including in Life Sciences Consulting, Research & Development, the Business of Biotechnology, Science Communication, Patent Law and Technology Transfer, and as Medical Science Liaisons.  More information available here.

As a sponsor of this event, The Graduate School can invite a limited number of graduate students and postdocs to register at the discounted price of $25. If you are interested in attending, please contact Kristen Mighty (contact for postdocs) or Mearah Quinn-Brauner (contact for PhD students) to learn how to acquire the Northwestern registration code. Additional codes are now available on a first come, first serve basis.

Schedule (see here for the most updated schedule): 
10:00am  - 1:00pm (Career Development Workshop and Round Tables)
1:00pm – 5:30pm (Innovation Showcase)
5:30pm – 6:30pm (Networking Reception)

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