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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

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.

Peer review is a systematic process for evaluating the quality of research grant applications and scientific manuscripts. How does the peer review process establish credibility in scientific research? Are you ready to be a reviewer? Do you know what is expected of you?