Upcoming events

  • 2019 Jan 23

    Everyone's Favorite Mistakes

    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Jefferson 250
    Although they can be models of rigor in their area of expertise, scientists, engineers, and other rational minds often appear to abandon all logic in other aspects of their lives. As a result, they draw wrong conclusions and take suboptimal decisions that work against the interest of all involved. By unmasking typical incorrect reasonings at home and at work, this lecture will sharpen your critical thinking in every aspect of your life.
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  • 2019 Jan 25

    Creating an Effective CV

    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Jefferson 250

    Its format may have evolved over the years, if only to reflect new ways to communicate, but its purpose has not changed: a curriculum vitæ must establish a candidate’s competencies and enable rapid, selective access to the information provided. In this lecture, Jean-luc Doumont will discuss what to include in a curriculum vitæ, how to format it, and how to write an effective cover letter, as a recent graduate or as a more experienced professional. ...

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  • 2019 Feb 26

    Transitioning from Academia to Industry: The Role of Medical Affairs in a Modern Pharmaceutical Company

    5:30pm to 6:30pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

    Interested in a scientific or medical career away from the bench? Come learn about the different opportunities within medical affairs from three scientists who have already made the jump. They will introduce and field questions about the 2-year Biogen Postdoctoral Fellowship Program for all upcoming or recent PhD graduates interested in a hands-on opportunity to experience the different functional areas within medical affairs.

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