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.

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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.

The Center for Genetics and Complex Traits (CGACT) of the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania will hold a Symposium on Advances in Genomics, Epidemiology and Statistics (SAGES) (previously MAGES Conference) on May 29, 2015.