BioCON Industry Seminar Series

The BioCON team is pleased to announce their next speaker Kristin Horton, Ph.D. Dr. Horton is Sr. Director, Head of Translational Medicine at Rubius Therapeutics. All graduate and medical students, post-docs, and interested staff are invited to attend this event and learn about Dr. Horton's career path.
Date: May 18, 2022
Time: 5:00 - 6:00 PM via Zoom. Please RSVP!


Past Events

BioCON - Virtual Industry Seminar Series BioCON

Join BioCON for a virtual edition of their industry seminar series.  Grad and medical students, postdocs, and lab techs are invited! The series brings in speakers with higher degrees in the life sciences to speak about diverse career paths outside of academia. The BioCON team is pleased to announce their next speaker Jennifer Tsang, Ph.D.  Dr. Tsang is a Scientific SEO Expert at MilliporeSigma. Dr. Tsang completed a Ph.D. in microbiology studying bacterial motility and studied antimicrobial resistance as a postdoctoral fellow. She now works in science communications and marketing and writes for her own microbiology blog called The Microbial Menagerie ( You can follow her on Twitter (@jw_tsang). Speakers will discuss their career path, their day-to-day work, and their advice. Come learn what you can do with your degree and expand your network!  

Date: February 9, 2022
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 PM
To attend BioCON, be sure to RSVP via the QR code on the poster or click on one of the Google form links below.  
RSVP form

Introduction to NIH Fellowship Submissions

Submitting an NRSA Fellowship and need some guidance preparing your application?  This basic training session will cover:

  • fellowship overview
  • tips on navigating the NIH process and the NIH
  • an overview of the components of the application 

Presented by: Melissa Walsh, Ph.D
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 from Noon - 1:00 PM. 
Virtual session please register here. 
Open to all graduate students and postdocs. Hosted by the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (OGPS).