All Upcoming Programs

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm
S120 Starzl Biomedical Science Tower
Satdarshan (Paul) Monga, MD
Nick Giannoukakis, PhD

This workshop will provide a comprehensive overview on the process of the F32 grant writing and review process with a special emphasis on structure of grant proposals, how reviewers score the grants, and how decisions on funding are made. At the conclusion of the workshop, the participants should be able to appreciate the scientific features of an outstanding grant proposal, thus allowing them to write a successful F32 grant application.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 5:00pm - 9:00pm
O'Hara Student Center

2015 Postdoctoral Data & Dine Symposium

National Postdoctoral Association:
Helping Postdocs Transition to Their Careers 

Data & Dine is a scientific poster session and networking dinner for University of Pittsburgh postdoctoral associates and scholars to present their research to colleagues, faculty, and administrators. Due to the professional nature of the event, attendance is restricted to adults. Business casual attire.

Poster Session: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Dinner: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Featured Speaker: Belinda Lee Huang, PhD
                          National Postdoctoral Association

Registration Deadline: May 8, 2015

Please select an option below to begin the registration process:

 I am a postdoctoral fellow registering for dinner AND submitting an abstract.

 I am a member of the University community registering for dinner, but I am NOT submitting an abstract. 

Travel Awards for Best Poster Presentations

Click HERE for Judging Guidelines

Posters may feature work previously presented, planned to be presented at other local or national meetings, as well as works in progress (including experimental designs and preliminary results). Postdocs who do not yet have research at Pitt warranting a poster submission are also encouraged to attend. 





Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
S123 Starzl Biomedical Science Tower
Ryan J. Hartmaier, PhD
Magee-Womens Research Institute & Foundation, UPMC

Title of This Month's Talk:

"Genomic evolution of breast cancer during the development of therapy resistance and metastatic progression"

To learn more about the speaker, click here.

Postdoc to Postdoc is a forum for postdocs to practice their scientific presentation skills to an audience of fellow postdocs. These are scheduled monthly, and complimentary lunch and soft drinks are provided.