Speed Mentor NetworkingSession Chair(s): Date: 2018-06-20 Time: 7:00 am - 7:45 amLocation: Lombard
Students and post-docs will have the opportunity to meet and network with senior and mid-career epidemiologists in small groups. Following a “speed dating” format, each mentor will be paired with 2-3 student/post-doc attendees at a time, and students will rotate around the room during the session. This will be an opportunity to network with potential mentors and discuss career and professional development experiences and opportunities. This event will be capped at 30 attendees.
Discussants:Maria Glymour, University of California, San FranciscoJaimie Gradus, Boston UniversityAnne Marie Jukic, Yale UniversityKatherine Keyes, Columbia UniversityBrandon Marshall, Brown UniversityMicheal Oakes, University of MinnesotaNigel Paneth, Michigan State University
SPC Business MeetingSession Chair(s): Date: 2018-06-20 Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmLocation: Charles
Come meet your current and newly elected SPC members to hear about SPC activities over the past year and learn about opportunities to get involved. The business meeting is open to all students and post-docs. Stay for the annual SPC raffle for a chance to win books and other epidemiology-themed items!
Happy HourSession Chair(s): Date: 2018-06-20 Time: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pmLocation:
Come meet your fellow students and early career epidemiologists for happy hour! This will be an informal gathering and a great chance to network in a relaxed atmosphere. Pratt Street Ale House 206 W Pratt St Baltimore, MD 21201
Breakfast with the ExpertsSession Chair(s): Date: 2018-06-21 Time: 7:00 am - 8:00 amLocation:
**TICKET REQUIRED This early morning roundtable session will take place for one hour before Thursday’s opening Plenary Sessions. Senior SER colleagues will lead discussion groups on topics based on their areas of expertise, a specific topic in epidemiology, or potential advice on career development and advancement. These sessions provide an excellent opportunity for you to meet the experts of our science. Please grab some complimentary continental breakfast on the second floor, available at 6:45 AM.
Discussants:Jennifer Ahern, University of California, BerkeleyGermaine Buck Louis, George Washington UnversityMiguel Hernan, Harvard UniversityTimothy Lash, Emory University
SPC Career PanelSession Chair(s): Date: 2018-06-21 Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pmLocation: Constellation B
Early- and mid-career panelists from academia, government, private sector, and the international workforce will share experiences and advice from their career trajectories. Panelists will briefly introduce themselves, and then the session will be opened for audience questions.