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The Research Trainee Career Support Center provides you with articles and resources that will assist you as you contemplate your move into a non-trainee, professional career track.

CHOP research trainees may also enroll in the UPenn Biomedical Postdoctoral Program (BPP), a premiere professional/career support program for UPenn/CHOP fellows.

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Articles of Interest

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs is now seeking applicants for the Research Administration Fellowship. The Research Administration Fellowship is a 6-month program designed to provide future scientists and administrators with critical, CV-building experience in the field of research administration.

The deadline for application is December 18, 2015.

Attention CHOP Mentors: Nominate your Postdoc, Physician Fellow or Graduate Student for the 2016 CHOP Distinguished Research Trainee Award! The deadline for nomination has been extended to November 20, 2015.

Check out these selected resources to learn more about the responsible practices, institutional guidelines, and policies that are fundamental for ensuring a safe and healthy work environment.

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.