2014 BRET Career Symposium   •   Exploring Avenues to Careers in Academia
Friday, May 30, 2014   •   Light Hall

​9:00 -10:00am     

Welcome: Kathy Gould, Associate Dean for Biomedical Sciences
Keynote Address: "Negotiating for Success," by Dr. Shari Barkin, the William K. Warren Foundation Chair in Medicine; Marian Wright Edelman Professor of Pediatrics;

Director, Division of General Pediatrics; Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

​12:30- 12:50pm Plenary Sessions (Each speaker will present a 15-minute, one-slide presentation describing their role, their institution, their path, and what makes their academic career unique.)
12:30-12:50pm Pickup Lunch
12:50-3:45pm Breakout Sessions (see descriptions)
3:45-5:00pm Networking Reception