This ESL course is offered semesterly at Brigham and Women’s by FLS International Language School. The course is geared towards postdoctoral fellows. It is designed to improve verbal communication skills to integrate non-native speakers into their English-speaking environments. Class instruction is highly interactive and conversation-based. The Spring 2021 course will be taught via Zoom. Applications are due Monday, January 25, 2021.
Course Directors: Gail Adler, MD, PhD (BWH) and Lise Nigrovic, MD, MPH (BCH)
This course is hosted by the Brigham Research Education Program and the Boston Children’s Hospital Clinical Research Program. It is designed for faculty, fellows, and other novice grant writers who are planning to apply for a career development (K) grant. The 2-afternoon course will provide insight and resources for each section of your grant.
Deadline to register: Sunday, December 6
Day 1: Tuesday, December 8 from 1:15 – 5:00 PM
Day 2: Wednesday, December 9, from 1:00 – 4:30 PM
This career development series provided faculty and others managing research programs with the opportunity to learn about professionalism, employment law, performance management, hiring, and unconscious bias in the workplace. Participants will gain skills and tools to successfully manage productive research program staff and promote a positive environment and just culture. There are 8 individual sessions.
This series is currently on pause as of 2020.