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2016 Postdoctoral Preparation Institute:
Career Transitions

Advancing Biomedical Research Workforce Diversity
June 2-3, 2016  |  Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, Bethesda, MD

Who Should Attend:
The program is primarily intended for postdoctoral fellows who are near completion of their postdoctoral training appointments.

Hotel Reservation Deadline Date:  
May 11, 2016

Travel Awards are Available:
The FASEB Office of Sponsored Programs, Diversity and Grants Administration is currently accepting travel award applications to help support participation in this two-day career development program.

Important Deadline:
Registration/Travel Award Application receipt deadline: Friday, May 6, 2016, at 5PM EDT

Travel awards will be provided for all eligible applicants (those not receiving federal funding and meeting other criteria e.g., citizenship/residency status) who are approved and selected to participate in the Institute. The maximum amount for the travel award is $1,500.

NOTE: We are not allowed to provide travel awards for selected participants who reside within a 50-mile radius of the meeting venue in Bethesda, MD.

The 2016 Postdoctoral Preparation Institute is funded by a grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health (T36-GM008637-20); therefore, travel awards are restricted to USA citizens or legal permanent residents of the USA, who also reside within the USA or USA territories.

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