The National Institutes of Health (NIH) holds an annual Career Symposium that will be taking place on Friday, May 6th, and UVA is providing free bus transportation for graduate students and postdocs to attend. The NIH Career Symposium is an excellent opportunity to learn about the diversity of career options available to PhD holders during this free, day-long event. The symposium includes panels and workshops with over 75 speakers covering the spectrum of careers including: academics, industry, government, patents/tech transfer, policy, and communications. View the full agenda here. The Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs is partnering with the School of Medicine to provide a bus for transportation between UVA the NIH Career Symposium in Bethesda, Maryland.
Please click here for departure details and to reserve your seat on the bus transportation to the NIH Career Symposium; bus seating is limited so reserve your seat today!
The NIH Career Symposium itself requires separate registration, which is located here. Graduate students and postdocs from all fields are welcome to attend the NIH Career Symposium, but please note that many panelists will be of a biosciences, science, and engineering background as most are alumni of the NIH.