This workshop will feature a panel discussion of current recipients of K99/R00 awards. The NIH K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award was established to facilitate a postdoctoral trainee's ability to transition to an independent scientist earlier in his or her career. This award provides support for an intensive supervised career development experience in the biomedical, behavioral, or clinical sciences leading to research independence. Non-US citizens are eligible however applications must be submitted within four years of having received a doctoral degree. Participants are to view the video Know Your K: Writing a Successful K Award Application prior to attending this panel discussion for an overview of the K award mechanism.