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Awesome stuff at Translational Science 2017
Translational Science 2017 will happen in Washington, DC, on April 19-21. Why should you...
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Alarming Statistics Reveal Mental Health Crisis in Our STEM and Medical School Trainees
What percentage of medical students do you think are depressed or suicidal? 5%? 10%? Go higher. M...
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Women and URMs, Peer Review Needs You. Here's Why and How to Get On That.
This week, I tried to make a tiny dent in a publication system that is top heavy with male editor...
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Friday Fighty Squirrel's Academic Science News: It Ain't Your Money, Kid
Let's give it up for the House of Representatives passing the 21st Century Cures Act earlier ...
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Leadership in the Academy - Free Webinar from the National Research Mentoring Network
Given the current political climate, particularly resulting from the election, leadership becomes...
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Scientists....Raise a Thanksgiving Ruckus! It's Crunch Time to Increase NIH Funding
Journalists and scientists alike are frantically attempting to read the tea leaves on what the ne...
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Happy Friday
If I could repost everything from Academia Obscura, I would. Their Twitter feed (and image a...
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Nature: The Plight of Young Scientists
A recent news feature in Nature highlighted challenges facing early career scientists, from press...
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NIH Loan Repayment Deadline Extended
NIH wants to pay your medical or grad school debt so much that they've given you an extra two...
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An Extraordinarily Useful Book: Simply Effective
Does it sometimes seem impossible to get things done at work? Is the structure too rigid...
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Author, Author, Who's Got the Author?
Authorship on a paper is obvious and will easily, automatically, and fairly be decided, right?&nb...
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Your Grant Is Scheduled for an Appendectomy
Starting with grants due January 25, 2017, the NIH will no longer allow most materials you m...
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Susan Lindquist Drops the Mic and Leaves the Room.
My last meal with Susan Lindquist was almost a exactly year ago. She had just received ...
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Bad News About Your Right to Privacy, Faculty
So, you finally got your big kid job and now you're all settled into with snazzy new computer...
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It's National Science Meeting Time! Nine Protips on Meeting, Greeting and Getting It Done Like a Rockstar
Congrats....you are off to that awesome annual meeting you adore where your science friends ...
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Discussing grants, work, and life at COMPASS
During the Newman Seminar entitled “Diversifying Your Research Portfolio,” Dr. Halasa...
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Did You Miss It? Big Research Investing and A Decade of DrugmonkeyBlog
This week's edition of Friday Fighty Squirrel (FFS) offers a quick glimpse of things you migh...
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Coming Soon... A New and Improved Edge for Scholars Website
You asked for it, so we made it...  a site capable of customized content feeds, group member...
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Open Season: NIH Loan Repayment Program
NIH wants to pay your medical or grad school debt.  1,500 awards are active each year, and e...
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Three (Grant) Peeves in a Pod: Formatting
Ever since the holy trinity important things have come in threes—listen up. Every study sec...
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