Demystifying Editorial Processes of Science Publishing: an Insider's Look

The BioMed Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies are pleased to welcome guest speaker Jung-Eun Lee, Ph.D for a workshop on Demystifying Editorial Processes of Science Publishing: an Insider's Look for graduate and postdoctoral trainees. Learn the necessary skills to increase your publication productivity and learn how to navigate the publication process more efficiently. Lunch will be provided! Registration required.  

Presented by: Jung-Eun Lee, Ph.D. Associate Editor at Communications Biology
Date: Friday, July 26, 2019
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM
Location: The Science Center, Sciences Library Room 315 - 201 Thayer Street

Communications Biology is an open access journal from Nature Research publishing high-quality research, reviews and commentary in all areas of the biological sciences. Research papers published by the journal represent significant advances bringing new biologicalinsight to a specialized area of research.

BioCon Industry Seminar Series 

Grad and medical students, postdocs, and lab techs are invited to join us the first Thursday of every month for the BioCon Seminar series! The series brings in speakers with higher degrees in the life sciences to speak about diverse career paths outside of academia. Speakers will discuss their career path, their day-to-day work, and their advice. Open discussion follows with the speakers over dinner! Come learn what you can do with your degree and expand your network!

Date: August 1, 2019
Time: 5:00 - 6:00 PM; Dinner and round table discussion 6:00 - 7:00 PM
 Warren Alpert Medical School, 222 Richmond St. Rm. 280
Please RSVP through the link below:

Also, please access and complete the BioSpace survey based on your personal interests. 

Postdoc PawSox Ticket Giveaway

The Dean of the Faculty & BioMed Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies are excited to announce our annual Pawtucket Red Sox baseball ticket giveaway! Visit  and enter to win up to 4 tickets to watch the PawSox on August 17--the game will be followed by a Country music themed fireworks! The free tickets to this family-friendly event are always very popular, so enter your name today. See details below, or feel free to contact [email protected] with questions.

Date: Saturday, August 17, 2018, 6:15 pm
Location: McCoy Stadium, Pawtucket, RI
What to Expect: All Brown University Postdocs will be seated near one another. Wear a hat or shirt with a Brown logo on it so you can easily identify one another!
How to Enter: Submit an entry form at by noon on Friday, August 2nd. There will be a random drawing from the eligible entries; winners will receive e-mail notification during the week of August 6th.  
Who is Eligible: All current Brown University Postdocs are eligible to enter to win up to 4 tickets.

We look forward to taking you out to the ball game!