Mass AWIS and FOR Pub Night October 22nd

On the first evening of the 2015 Boston Future of Research Symposium (register here!) there will be a pub event with the Massachusetts Chapter of the Association for Women in Science (AWIS), more details here: Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM Location: Cornwall’s Pub, 654 Beacon St., Boston, MA 02215 Agenda: Refreshments, networking and drink Cost: $5, includes one drink! Registration is part of the Future of Research Symposium registration, please register here and we look forward to seeing you there!...

The New England Science Symposium

The New England Science Symposium is an opportunity for students and postdocs and particularly for African-American, Hispanic/Latino and American Indian/Alaska Native individuals to share their biomedical and health-related research, and to network and engage in career discussion. It takes place on April 11th, 2015 and you can register here....

Career Interest Patterns in Biomedicine PhDs related to race/ethnicity and gender

An article “Biomedical Science Ph.D. Career Interest Patterns by Race/Ethnicity and Gender” by Kenneth D. Gibbs Jr., John McGready, Jessica C. Bennett, and Kimberly Griffin was published December 10 2014 in PLoS One. The article discusses issues that have been widely mentioned in the Future of Research discussions so far, but also talks about the effects of issues postdocs face when combined factors that arise in reference to race/ethnicity and gender....