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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 2014 Postdoctoral Preparation Institute, taking place in Bethesda, MD, on June 5-6, is intended to bring together approximately 120 postdoctoral investigators who will soon be seeking their first independent positions. The application receipt deadline date is April 18, 2014 at 5:00 PM EDT. Space is limited.

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 extended to April 25, 2014.

The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a resource provided by Penn Behavioral Health. The EAP can assist with issues and challenges that may arise in your personal or professional life. Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

The next translational research workshop from the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) takes place on October 26 - 31, 2014, in Boston, MA.