Derek Haseltine, M.Ed., director of Research Career Development & co-director of the Office of Postdoctoral Scholars at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, served as one of our 2011 guest speakers for National Postdoc Appreciation Week. His presentation, "Re-Energize Your Career," provided an overview of how to be best prepared for the next steps in your career.

This resource, created by the National Postdoctoral Association (NPA), provides information on pregnancy and maternity leave, with a postdoc's specific concerns in mind.

All CHOP postdocs are eligible to join the NPA free of charge through The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's institutional sustaining membership.

Jennifer Long, Director of CHOP Research Communications, presented  "Communicating Your Science to the Public" at the 2011 Annual Postdoc Info Session on June 23rd 2011. Her presentation provided advice for scientists on how to effectively communicate to a wide range of lay audiences.

The Penn Postdoc Editors Association offers FREE editing services (manuscripts, grant proposals, and more) to members of the Penn/CHOP community!