Welcome to the BRET Office of Career Development blog!

Alumni? Continue to learn with us for IPPCR ASPIRE Module!

Kate Stuart
August 28, 2015
Posted in Announcements

The ASPIRE Program and the BRET Office of Career Development welcome everyone from the surrounding clinical research community as well as alumni to join us for this free NIH Clinical Center Course, Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research (IPPCR). Vanderbilt is a registered remote webcast site for the course that will be offered on Mondays and Tuesdays, October 13-March 22, from 4:00-5:30PM.

Tennessee Governor’s Management Fellowship

Kate Stuart
August 27, 2015

This fellowship gives recent graduates the opportunity to work for executive-level state government leaders in areas that interest them.  It is a two-year commitment, and all of the fellows live and work in Nashville, Tennessee.

Please visit the website for more information and if you have questions, those can be sent to

NEW!! Vanderbilt’s STEM Pedagogy Journal Club

Ashley Brady
August 27, 2015
Posted in Announcements

Are you interested in learning more about teaching?

Join us at the inaugural meeting of Vanderbilt’s STEM Pedagogy Journal Club- a student-driven initiative for graduate students and postdocs interested in teaching science at the undergraduate level. We will discuss teaching theory, teaching techniques, and the latest in research on science education. No previous teaching experience needed, just an interest to learn!


Job Opportunity: Clinician Position Specification, Foci Cognitive Training, Chattanooga, TN

Kate Stuart
August 26, 2015

Foci Cognitive Training is a new and innovative cognitive training company that specializes in the use of non-medicinal (technology-driven) interventions to alleviate the symptoms of ADHD and associated disorders.  Focusing primarily on children ages 5-20, the business will use neurofeedback training and working memory exercises as its primary modalities of therapy.  

ASPIRE Internship: NextGxDx

Ashley Brady
August 24, 2015
Posted in Announcements

ASPIRE Internship Opportunity:

NextGxDx, Inc
Product Development Analyst

810 Crescent Center Drive,
Suite 280
Franklin, TN 37067

NextGxDx ( is a startup healthcare IP company located in Franklin, TN at the Cool Springs Life Science Center.  Our mission is to help physicians search, compare, and order the right genetic test, the first time.