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Upcoming Events

It's National Postdoc Appreciation Week! (9/17/18 - 9/22/18)

September 17-22 marks National Postdoctoral Appreciation Week! The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs thanks each and every postdoctoral fellow in the School of Medicine for their hard work and dedication to advancing the scientific mission of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. A listing of special events to celebrate postdoctoral work can be found here.

New Postdoc Orientation (10/10/18)

Early and proactive career planning is essential to professional success. New postdoctoral fellows in the School of Medicine are encouraged to attend this event to learn about the numerous training opportunities available at the Johns Hopkins University. The next event occurs on October 10, 2018, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. in Miller Research Building, Room G01. Click here to download the agenda. Please register at this link.

Write Winning NIH Grants - F and K Series Awards (10/11/18)

Aimed at graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, this in-depth seminar discusses how to prepare and write effective K and F series NIH grants. This widely acclaimed seminar comprehensively addresses both practical and conceptual aspects that are important to the proposal writing process. Emphasis is given to such things as idea development, how to write for reviewers, and tips and strategies that are of proven value in presenting an applicant's case to reviewers. Participants are taught to write with a linear progression of logic, which leads reviewers through their applications. Strategies designed to merit a fund-able priority score are emphasized. Participants will also receive a complimentary copy of The Grant Application Writer's Workbook, NIH Edition.  The seminar runs from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on October 11, 2018 in Feinstone Hall. Lunch will be provided. To download a printable version of the agenda, click here. To learn more and register, click here.