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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.

Visit the BPP Enrollment intranet page for details. *Requires Active Directory Log-In*


Articles of Interest

On June 14, 2012, the NIH Biomedical Research Workforce Working Group released its initial report reviewing the state of the U.S. biomedical workforce and providing recommendations to support a sustainable research infrastructure.

The 2012 Postdoc Conference and Career fair for current postdoctoral fellows takes place on July 12, 2012 in Bethesda, Maryland. Registraton is now open.

SciPhD is providing a seven-part webinar series bringing students through the SciPhD process of preparing for industry careers. The webinars are 20 minute presentations followed by 10 to 15 minute Q&A sessions.

Business cards are an essential part of networking. They will help you to promote yourself among potential employers and to enhance your professional image. Don't go to a research conference without one! Learn how to order a business card here.