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ASPIRE Internship: Objective GI, Data Analytics Intern

Aug. 27, 2019—ASPIRE Internship Opportunity: Objective GI Data Analytics Intern 341 Cool Springs Blvd, #450 Franklin, TN 37067 Objective GI is a life sciences services and technology company establishing clinical research partnerships with gastroenterology medical practices and providing research infrastructure, optimal trial selection, study implementation, and key personnel management. Our proprietary processes and technology eliminate the practice workflow disruptions...

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Find out more about our MSL panelist coming in September: Joseph Conrad, PhD

Aug. 23, 2019—Curious about a career as a Medical Science Liaison? Our September ASPIRE PhD Career Stories will feature 3 individuals in this field. We asked our MSL panelists some questions about their career and their path to this role. Here we are featuring Joesph Conrad, PhD. See what he had to say below and be sure...

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ASPIRE Internship: Scientific Intern, Nashville Biosciences

Aug. 14, 2019—ASPIRE Internship Opportunity: Nashville Biosciences (NashBio) Scientific Intern 2525 West End Ave. Nashville, TN 37203 Seeking innovative graduate students and post-docs for part-time scientific internship at an exciting Nashville biotech startup About Nashville Biosciences (NashBio): NashBio’s business harnesses a unique genetic database linked to de-identified electronic medical records (EMRs) with years of longitudinal clinical data....

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ASPIRE Internship: Advocacy Ambassador and Congressional Team Member, Alzheimer’s Assn Mid South Chapter

Aug. 14, 2019—ASPIRE Internship: Advocacy Ambassador and Congressional Team Member, Alzheimer’s Assn Mid South Chapter   Alzheimer’s Association Mid-South Chapter 4825 Trousdale Dr. Suite #220 Nashville, TN 37220 Would you like to assist the Alzheimer’s Association in building a relationship with Congressman Jim Cooper and his staff throughout the year, as well as educating them on the...

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ASPIRE Bistro for PhD Students: Preparing to Mentor

Aug. 13, 2019—Wednesday, May 6, 2020 2:00 pm TBD Join Kathy Gould, Ph.D, Professor, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology and Associate Dean for Biomedical Sciences as she shares tips and strategies for mentoring undergraduate and rotation students. Learning how to help others learn, grow, and be more effective will also help you to succeed. In this...

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ASPIRE Bistro for PhD Students: Building Your Biosketch

Aug. 13, 2019—Wednesday, March 4, 2020 2:00 pm Ashley Brady, PhD Assistant Dean of Biomedical Career Engagement and Strategic Partnerships Assistant Professor of Medical Education and Administration A strong biosketch is an important piece of any grant submission. In this session we will review the various sections of the NIH biosketch and discuss ways to best capture...

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ASPIRE Bistro for PhD Students: Maximizing Your Research Efforts

Aug. 13, 2019—Wednesday, September 4, 2019 2:00 pm Light Hall 407 Join Kathy Gould, Ph.D, Professor, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology and Associate Dean for Biomedical Sciences to discuss how to get the most out of your time as a PhD trainee. Topics will include the respective roles, responsibilities, and expectations of PI and trainee in project...

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ASPIRE Bistro for PhD Students: The Next Step- Applying for a Postdoc or Your Post-Grad Job

Aug. 13, 2019—October 2, 2019 2pm Light Hall 415 April 1, 2020 2pm TBD Join Kathy Gould, Ph.D, Professor, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology and Associate Dean for Biomedical Sciences to discuss how to begin preparing for your next position. When should you apply?  How should you apply? Should you do a postdoc? Learn tips about application...

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ASPIRE Job Search Series for PhD Students & Postdocs: Behavioral Interviewing

Aug. 13, 2019—Wednesday, February 19, 2020 2:00 pm TBD Ashley Brady, PhD Assistant Dean of Biomedical Career Engagement and Strategic Partnerships Assistant Professor of Medical Education and Administration “Tell me about a time you worked with a difficult person.” “When working in a group, conflict inevitably arises. Give me an example of a time this happened to...

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ASPIRE Job Search Series: Writing a Better Cover Letter

Aug. 13, 2019—Wednesday, October 30, 2019 2:00 pm Light Hall 407 Wednesday, April 15, 2020 2:00 pm Light Hall 415 Kate Stuart Assistant Director, BRET Office of Career Development Learn cover letter basics such as general cover letter structure, what should be/should not be included, & what it means to tailor your letter to the position.  We...

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ASPIRE Bistro for PhD Students: Exploring and Preparing for Faculty Careers

Aug. 13, 2019—Wednesday, February 5, 2020 2:00 pm Light Hall 415 Kathy Gould, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Biomedical Sciences and Louise B. McGavock Professor, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology Do you know the different types of academic faculty positions that are available in the U.S.? What skills do you need for each type? What type of...

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ASPIRE Bistro for PhD Students: A Fair Look-How to Review a Paper

Aug. 13, 2019—Wednesday, May 27, 2020 2:00 pm Light Hall 415 Kathy Gould, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Biomedical Sciences and Louise B. McGavock Professor, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology Reviewing scientific manuscripts is an important skill to develop during your training, is a critical service to the scientific community that will be expected of you as...

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ASPIRE Internship: Health Strategies Intern, American Heart Association, Nashville, TN, Fall 2019

Aug. 12, 2019—ASPIRE Internship Opportunity: American Heart Association Health Strategies Intern Nashville, TN The American Heart Association (AHA) was founded in 1924 and has grown into the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. A shared focus on cardiovascular health unites our more than 33 million volunteers and supporters as well as our...

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ASPIRE Internship: Business Development Intern, Nashville Biosciences

Aug. 12, 2019—ASPIRE Internship Opportunity: Nashville Biosciences (NashBio) Business Development Intern 2525 West End Ave. Nashville, TN 37203 Seeking business-minded graduate students and post-docs for part-time internship in business development at an exciting Nashville biotech startup About Nashville Biosciences (NashBio): NashBio’s business harnesses a unique genetic database linked to de-identified electronic medical records (EMRs) with years of...

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ASPIRE Teaching Internship: General Biology course for nonscience majors, Belmont University

Aug. 9, 2019—ASPIRE Teaching Internship Opportunity: General Biology course for nonscience majors Class Lecture/Discussion: Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:30 – 10:45 am Course-associated laboratory: Mondays 2:00 – 3:50 pm  Belmont University 1900 Belmont Blvd Nashville, TN 37212   Ranked No. 5 in the Regional Universities South category, Belmont University consists of more than 8,300 students who come from...

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ASPIRE Teaching Internship: General Biology Lab, Fisk University

Aug. 9, 2019—ASPIRE Internship Opportunity: Teaching Internship: General Biology Lab Class Lecture/Discussion: MWF 11AM-12 noon   Course-associated laboratory: Monday 2:20 PM- 5:20 PM   Fisk University 1000 17th Avenue North Nashville, TN 37208   Fisk University is a small, historically black liberal arts university with a history of excellence in academics through teaching, research, and service.  It...

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ASPIRE Teaching Internship: Molecular Methods, Fisk University

Aug. 9, 2019—Fall 2019 ASPIRE Internship Opportunity:   Teaching Internship: Molecular Methods Course and Lab 1 Lecture: TBD (most likely 3:30-5:30), 2 Labs: Tuesday/Thursday 9:30-11:30am Fisk University 1000 17th Avenue North Nashville, TN 37208   Fisk University is a small, historically black liberal arts university with a history of excellence in academics through teaching, research, and service. ...

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ASPIRE Internship: Research Intern (Bioinformatics/Data Science), IQuity

Aug. 9, 2019—ASPIRE Internship IQuity Research Intern (Bioinformatics/Data Science) Reports to:  Director of Research    IQuity, Inc. is a data science company using genomic datasets to detect and monitor chronic disease. At IQuity, we developed game-changing blood tests using RNA data to accurately identify autoimmune disease earlier than current, conventional testing methodologies. The application of data science...

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ASPIRE Internship: TWISTER Intern, Adventure Science Center

Aug. 9, 2019—ASPIRE Internship Adventure Science Center TWISTER Intern   800 Fort Negley Blvd. Nashville, TN 37203   The Adventure Science Center (ASC) is an independent, not-for-profit educational institution that ignites curiosity and inspires the lifelong discovery of science. TWISTER (Tennessee Women in Science, Technology, Engineering & Research) is a series of events for middle and high...

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ASPIRE PhD Career Stories: Joseph Conrad, PhD, Dawn Stults, PhD, and Oliver Vranjkovic , PhD

Aug. 6, 2019—ASPIRE PhD Career Stories: An MSL Panel Featuring Joseph Conrad, PhD , Regional Medical Scientific Director at Merck, Dawn Stults, PhD, Medical Science Liaison at Genentech, and Oliver Vranjkovic , PhD, Medical Science Liaison at Myriad An MSL Panel Come learn more about what a career as a Medical Science Liaison is like, as we hear from 3 alumni...

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