Category Archive: Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

Dec 5 2017

Three Key Questions for Breaking Into Translational Research

Breakthroughs in basic science build the foundation for clinical research and our treatment of children’s health. Many basic scientists, however, find themselves wanting to play a more active role in connecting their lab discoveries from the bench to the bedside. The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia held a Q&A panel, “How to Break Into Translational Research As a Basic Scientist,” in October as part of their week-long, biannual Translational Research Workshop.

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Jan 25 2017

Diversity Makes a Difference: Q&A With Brian Estevez, PhD, New Diversity Fellow

DIVERSITYLooking at a scientific problem from new and different perspectives is what research is all about, which is why Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Research Institute is dedicated to cultivating a more diverse workforce.

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May 17 2016

Bringing Science to Life at the Philadelphia Science Festival

Philadelphia Science FestivalWhat happens when you combine curiosity, families, and science and technology? You’d know the answer to that question and lots more if you attended the Philadelphia Science Festival, a massive science carnival held over nine days featuring hands-on experiments and demonstrations that showcased how science connects to our everyday lives.

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Feb 8 2016

Administration Fellowship Opens Doors for Early Career Researchers

administration fellowshipThe latest translational research project for Rajarshi Sengupta, PhD, just might be his own career. He was inspired to look beyond his current work as a staff scientist at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute to get a better perspective of how administrators support clinical research.

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Jul 16 2015

Office of Postdoctoral Affairs Names Research Administration Fellows

Research Administration FellowsThe Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute’s Office of Postdoctoral Affairs announced the selection of two new Research Administration fellows. Katherine Yang-Iott and Danika Johnston, PhD.

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