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Sackler Workshops

Sackler students at a workshop

The Sackler Dean's Office sponsors a number of career and professional development workshops that are designed to provide students with tools needed to explore multiple career paths and be prepared to enter the next phase of their professional lives upon graduation.

The Dean's office works actively with students to provide workshops in areas of highest interest. New workshops are added each year as interests evolve.

Examples of workshops and training sessions offered in the past include:

  • Navigating the Corporate Environment
  • Communication Skills Workshop
  • Introduction to Drug Development
  • R Programming Workshop

2018-2019 academic year programs will include:

  • Integrating Stories with Science – A Storytelling Workshop
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Introduction to Drug Development

Most workshops are usually a series of 3 to 5 two-hour sessions, require pre-registration and some have a small fee.

Additionally, a full-day Career Coaching Workshop is held each semester followed by one-on-one sessions with a career strategist to discuss individual career goals and strategies.

The Biomedical Entrepreneurship at Sackler (BEAT) series of seminars brings in alumni and guest speakers to showcase opportunities and experiences in start-ups, industry and entrepreneurial ventures.  Speakers have been from a variety of organizations including:

  • iSpecimen
  • Cadwalader, Wichersham and Taft
  • Drug Delivery Experts
  • Cummings Properties

Watch the Sackler Calendar for dates and details of all events.

The Sackler School also partners with industry to offer internships so that students can explore diverse settings first hand. Application is required for these opportunities.

Presenter and audience at an event

Sackler Calendar

Sackler sponsors many seminars and workshops. Check the calendar for information.