Student/Trainee Programming

The ASCPT 2017 Annual Meeting will feature several education sessions and networking events designed specifically for trainees and young scientists to them in their personal and professional developments. 

Questions? Contact ASCPT at or 703-836-6981.

Trainee Luncheon
Thursday, March 16, 2017 | 12:00 - 1:15 pm

The Trainee Luncheon will have a focus on informational interviewing, which should be an integral part of your networking, career exploration, and job-hunting plan. The event will allow trainees, young scientists or those exploring a career change to meet with established clinical pharmacologists and translational scientists. Facilitators include top leaders from industry, academia, government, and consulting sectors of clinical pharmacology and translational medicine. Separate registration is required. 

Please click here to view a list of facilitators and to access their bios.

Speed Mentoring
Friday, March 17, 2017 | 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

The Career Development Committee is pleased to offer the Speed Mentoring event. Participants from all career levels (mentees) are matched with established clinical pharmacologists and translational scientists (mentors) for a series of 15 minute one-on-one discussions that may ultimately result in mentoring partnerships that are valuable to both parties. Matches are made prior to the Annual Meeting based on profiles provided by the mentees and mentors. This event is full

Special Education Session
Publish or Perish: Getting in the Game, and Getting the Most Out of Your Published Works
Saturday, March 18, 2017 | 7:30 am - 9:00 am

The overall goal of this session is to provide guidance to our ASCPT members on ways to optimize their publications. There is a need for guidance at all points of a clinical pharmacologist’s career on how to get the most out of his or her published work. The speakers will provide advice on requirements and expectations for publishing. They will also discuss skills, experiences, and preparation needed to find the right journal, and how to measure impact. Registered Annual Meeting attendees are able to attend this session at no additional charge.

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