Attention CHOP Mentors: Nominate your Postdoc, Physician Fellow or Graduate Student for the 2016 CHOP Distinguished Research Trainee Award! The deadline for nomination is November 6, 2015.

Effective October 19, 2015, the current Postdoctoral Fellow Annual Review Form will be replaced with a new, streamlined version.

A half-day workshop for new House staff and Fellows was held on August 11, 2015 about conducting Clinical and Translational Research (CTR) at UPenn and CHOP.

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.

While it is often difficult to completely avoid conflicts of interest in today’s complex research environment, investigator disclosure and management of competing interests are key elements for strengthening transparency and increasing accountability. Check out these selected resources that will better prepare you to identify, disclose, and manage potential conflicts of interest.