Career Development Workshops

Our Career Development Workshops (CDW) are held each day during ENDO, the Endocrine Society's Annual Meeting & Expo. These multi-topic sessions provide networking and professional development opportunities for trainees and early career professionals in an intimate environment.

Select faculty members and leaders in endocrinology share their expertise and experiences including careers in academia, industry, and private practice. Attendees have the opportunity to connect with faculty through engaging question and answer sessions and one-on-one interactions at the conclusion of each presentation.

CDW Topics

  • PhD, Postdoc, Now What? An Overview of Pathways in Science
  • Careers in Industry
  • Branching Out: The Entrepreneurial Side of Science and Medicine
  • Personal Stories: Careers in Academia
  • Communications Skills Lab: How to Communicate Your Work to Media and Lay Public
  • Mentoring Lab: Optimizing Your Mentor-Mentee Relationship for Career Success
  • Grant Writing Lab: Crafting Strong Specific Aims
  • Leadership Skills Lab: Conflict, Resolution, and Negotiation
  • Publishing Skills Lab: From Submission to Publication
  • Practical Advice for Foreign Medical Graduates or Scientists Planning to Come or Stay in the USA
  • Setting Up and Managing Your Lab
  • Setting Up and Negotiating Your Clinical Practice