Biotech Mini-Course

One-Day Biotech Mini-Course

Attend this one-day course offered by the ASCB and Keck Graduate Institute to become more competitive to find jobs in biotech and pharma. Applications are now open through the 2019 ASCB|EMBO Meeting Registration portal.

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 Note: You do not have to register for the ASCB|EMBO Meeting in order to attend the one-day biotech mini-course.

Course Details:

Course Objectives:

  • In the morning you will learn about processes by which scientific discoveries are translated into bioscience ventures and common business strategies through a case study/lecture/small group learning format.
  • At the lunch career panel Q&A you will network with representatives from local biotech companies.
  • In the afternoon professional development workshop you will get advice on how to combine your scientific, business, and social skills to make you business-ready and competitive for a professional career as well as get advice on building a resume, dissecting job postings, and landing job interviews.

Date:

Friday, December 6, 2019 (the day before the ASCB|EMBO Meeting), 8:30 am-5:00 pm

Cost:

$125 (includes morning and afternoon beverages and lunch and program materials)

Who Is Eligible to Apply:

U.S. and international students and postdocs, and all others interested in transitioning to a career in industry

Location:

Biotechnology Innovation Organization
1201 Maryland Ave SW, Suite 900
Washington, DC 20024

Cancellation Policy:

Meeting registration is nontransferable. Meeting registration is nonrefundable after November 15, 2019. The organizers will honor requests for refunds if they are in writing and are received by the ASCB no later than November 15. Please note that cancellations are subject to a processing fee of $20 for students and $40 for all others. No refunds will be issued for requests received after November 15. Please send a request for cancellation to ascbinfo@ascb.org.

Questions?

Contact Thea Clarke