On Thursday, June 18, David Taylor, PhD presented at the Annual Postdoc Info Meeting with guest speaker Dr. Steven Wendell, PhD, PC. Dr. Wendell is the Director for the Center for Doctoral and Postdoctoral Career Development at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

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Dennis Durbin, MD, MSCE, Professor of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and Director of the Office of Clinical and Translational Research at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute, presented for the 2014-2015 Postdoc Seminar Series. His talk, entitled "Building Effective Mentoring Relationships," provided an overview of best practices in research mentoring.

A Program Director for Faculty Appointments position is open at Harvard Medical School.