Launched in 2013, the Future Leaders Advancing Research in Endocrinology (FLARE) program has quickly grown into a vibrant and active program for fellows and alumni. The program works to empower promising senior graduate students, postdocs, clinical fellows, and junior faculty from underrepresented minority groups to establish independent research careers through leadership skills training.
Beyond participating in the FLARE Workshop, Internship, and Mentorship activities, FLARE fellows are invited to attend ENDO, the Society’s Annual Meeting & Expo, where they engage in additional leadership opportunities and further connections at specific events designed for alumni of the program. Since the program's launch, FLARE has been successful in training over 100 FLARE fellows throughout the United States.
FLARE Video Challenge
Do you love FLARE and want others to benefit from this great program? Then we need your help!
Get creative and share why you love FLARE in a fun, 1-2-minute video and upload it here. The three videos with the most votes (and use of creativity) will win a prize! Longer videos may be disqualified from the contest.
Video Entries Must Include:
Who are you? What is your relationship to the FLARE program? (Are you an alumnus or faculty member?)
What is the FLARE program (in your own words)?
Why do you love FLARE and why do you think others should apply?
A link to the FLARE web page, endocrine.org/FLARE.
Video submissions will be accepted from July 22- August 12, 2019. Entries may be submitted by individuals or teams with up to three members. Only one entry accepted per person.
How to Vote:
Voting will be open August 13-August 30, 2019. Videos will be uploaded to the Endocrine Society YouTube page where you can vote for your favorite video. Winners will be chosen based on the quality and creativity of the video along with the number of votes received (via YouTube polls). Be sure to share the link to your video using #FLARE2020!
Three videos will be chosen and each participant will be awarded $100 in EndoCash that can be used for any Endocrine Society purchase (e.g. ENDO 2020 registration, membership, or merchandise at the Endocrine Society Store).
The winners will be announced early September. Follow @TheEndoSociety on Twitter for continued information and updates. Submit your video today!
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