Pre-conference Mentoring Program


Pre-conference Mentoring Program Schedule

The mentoring workshop will be held the day before the e-conference on Sunday August 16, 2020 from 1:00 - 5:00 PM for the US Eastern Time Zone. If you have not yet registered for the mentoring workshop, you may do so by contacting John Nardini at This workshop will consist of the following speakers and talks:

* all times are listed in US Eastern Time Zone. This schedule is tentative and subject to change.

Time Speaker Scheduled Event
1:00pm Robert Smith? Introduction
1:00–1:30pm Alexandra Hogan How to Attend a Virtual Conference
1:30–2:00pm Rebecca Everett Things I Wish I'd Known as a Postdoc
2:00–3:30pm Robert Smith? How to Get a Tenure-Track Job
3:30–4:00pm Meghan Burke The Tenure Process
4:00–5:00pm Helen Moore (Applied Biomath)
Marc Strauss (Springer-Nature)
Susan Massey (Systems Oncology)
Cheryl Zapata-Allegro (BioFire Diagnostics)
Panel discussion
(Moderated by Rebecca Everett)