The 2017 Career Development Session: "Navigating Career Pathways: How to Develop, Adjust and Sustain a Career in Bone and Mineral Health for the Long-Term" is sponsored by the ASBMR Membership and Education and Women in Bone and Mineral Research Committees and will take place on Sunday, September 10 from 11:00AM - 12:00PM.
The format of the session is as follows:
11:00AM - 11:05AM - 5 minute introduction - Membership Engagement and Education Committee Chair and Women in Bone and Mineral Research Chair
11:05 - 11:30AM - 25 minute moderated panel discussion with Q&A
11:30AM - 12:00PM - 30 minutes for roundtable discussions:
10-15 minutes for Table Discussion Leader Perspective
15-20 minutes discussion, reflection, and questions at table
There will be approximately 15 tables divided amongst the following table topics:
First Faculty Position: Early Career
First Faculty Position: Large Teaching Load (Basic Science/Engineering)
New Position at New Institution
Transition From Academia to Industry
Transition from Industry to Academia
Transition From Junior to Senior Faculty
Management of a research team: What is the critical mass?
How to Build a Research Network
Becoming a Bone Leader from Emerging Countries
Careers in Government Agencies
How to Establish Successful Collaborations Between Basic & Clinical Leaders
Negotiating Start Up Packages for Junior Faculty
Promotion: Moving from Assistant to Associate Professor
Negotiating Salary for Non-Medical School Positions
International Training & Transitions: From US back to your home country
Authorship: First or Last?
Your role as a table discussion leader is to offer your career experience (relevant to your table topic) and to facilitate conversation and questions amongst the participants at your table. Your discussion can be informal.
Accept or Decline Invitation to Participate
To accept or decline your invitation to participate as a small group discussion leader, please respond to the below questions. You must complete this on or before Monday, July 31st.