Please note: The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio will now be called "UT Health San Antonio."

Past Events


Date Event Presenter(s) Organization
11/1/12 Moving up the Academic Ladder: One Step at a TimeSpeakers: Dr. Manzoor Bhat, Professor and Chairman Department of Physiology UTHSAUTHSA
2/11/13 Candid Commentary from a Dean and VPRSpeaker: Dr. David Weiss, Dean and VPR UTHSAUTHSA
3/4/13 Career Options and Why Intellectual Property MattersSpeaker: Arjun Sanga J.D., Assistant VP for Technology TransferUTHSA
4/1/13 NIH and You: Helping Science Survive Sequestration, Part 1Speakers: Andrea Giuffrida and Bettie Sue MastersUTHSA
4/11/13 Networking Strategies for Expanding Your Comfort ZoneSpeaker: Dr. Nicquet Blake
UTHSA
5/9/13 Panel on Job Options Outside Academia

Speakers: Mary Pat Moyer, CEO InCell, "jobs in industry", Kathy Kopnisky, Sr. Policy Analyst NIH, "jobs in government"

UTHSA
5/10/13 Roundtable discussionRoundtable discussion with Kathy Kopnisky, Sr. Policy Analyst NIH
UTHSA

9/17/13

1st Annual Postdoctoral Research Forum and Distinguished Lecture


Gayle Slaughter, Baylor College of Medicine

UP


10/2/13

Science Policy Careers at AAAS

Andrea Giuffrida & Olga Francois (AAAS S&T Policy Fellowships)

T-MOB

10/8/13 Insights into the world of Entrepreneurship through the eyes of a previous UTHSA Trainee  UTHSA

10/9/13


Entrepreneurship


James Wang, Guikai Wu, & Steven Kendall, GeneTex, Inc

GSA



10/21/13


Telomeres and Tweets: Maximizing Scientific Communication through Social Media


Jamie Vernon & Joe Hanson


Science Communications




11/4/13

New Postdoc Orientation

Linda McManus, Brian Bingham, Bonnie Blankmeyer, Chris Burke, Monica Pinon

OPA



11/21/13


How to get your paper published

Anthony Newman, Elsevier Publisher; Dr. Fitzpatrick, Dr. Hargreaves, & Dr. Loverde

UP



1/9/14 - 1/30/14

Entering Mentoring

Shamim Mustafa , Brian Bingham & Linda McManus

OPA



1/14/14

Opportunities for Science-based Careers in Advocacy

Jim Bernstein, Government & Public Affairs Director

Dr. France's T32 Chalk Talk


1/15/14

What's Next for Federal Funding of Biomedical Research? Developing effective science advocates for NIH in times of turmoil

Jim Bernstein, Government & Public Affairs Director

Pharmacology Seminar Series




1/28/14


Grant Writing Do's and Don'ts & Panel of Grant Writing Faculty

Karen Klein, D, Wake Forest Univ. of HS; Drs. Ahuja, Asmis, Doughtery, McManus

T-MOB & GSA



2/3/14

New Postdoc Orientation

Linda McManus, Brian Bingham, Bonnie Blankmeyer, Chris Burke, Monica Pinon

OPA



2/25/14


Career Networking

Beth Eby, EBY Financial

T-MOB


3/11/14

Strategies for Success

Alan Frazer

NIDA T32 Grant


3/11/14

Dealing with Stress as a Trainee

Pedro Delgado & Jennifer Phipps

SACNAS


3/14/14

Pathways to Careers in Science

James Barrett, Minda Lynch, Tom McClellan, & panel coordinator, Andrea Giuffrida

BBC & OPA



3/20/14

Beyond the Academy: The Evolution of Dual Professional Scientific Careers

Eric Park, Sr. Nutrition Scientist & Pamela Sisson, Asst. General Counsel, Intellectual Property

GSBS




4/11/14

Quest for Scientific Careers- Teaching in Academia

Amanda Sharpe, Deborah Zamora, Tyisha Williams, Carla Pezzia

UP



4/14/14

Science and Politics

Rep. Lamar Smith

UP


4/29/14

Wanna to be a Millionaire?

Beth Eby, Frances Benitez & James Grogh

GSBS


5/5/14

New Postdoc Orientation

Linda McManus, Brian Bingham, Bonnie Blankmeyer, Chris Burke, Monica Pinon

OPA



5/1/14 5/8/14 5/15/14 5/22/14

Entering Mentoring

Shamim Mustafa, Brian Bingham & Linda McManus

OPA





5/13/14

NIDA T32 Grant


5/16/14

Quest for Scientific Careers - Biotech Industry

Ze'ev Shaked

UP



5/21/14

Passport to Science: A Multinational Networking Event

President Henrich

UP/OIS



6/6/14

Mikiten Research Forum, GSBS

Patricia Hurn, Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation at the UT System


GSA

7/18/14

Quest for Scientific Careers - The Science of Self Branding


Charlotte Mitchell

UP

8/4/14

New Postdoc Orientation

Linda McManus, Bonnie Blankmeyer, Chris Burke, Monica Pinon

OPA


8/28/14

Putting the Permanent Residency Puzzle Together

Daniel Oldenburg, Esq.

International Services


8/15/14

GSBS Orientation Picnic Booths

GSA, UP, SACNAS, Student Life, International Services

GSBS


9/16/14

San Antonio Postdoc Research Forum

Frances Colón, Deputy Science and Technology Advisor to the Secretary of State


UP

10/10/14

QSC: Tenure Track Position

UP


10/14/14

OCD: Discover Your Career Path: One Chapter at a Time


Peter C. Johnson, MD

OCD

10/17/14

QSC: Tenure Track Part 2

UP


10/21/14


Spotlight on Research Integrity

Shai Silberberg, PhD, Director, Extramural Research Program NIH/NINDS

OPA

10/29/14

Innovation and USPTO

Tanaga Boozer, USPTO

OCD


10/30/14


Surviving Your Stupid Stupid decision to go to grad school

Adam Ruben, PhD

GSA

10/30/14

Career Fair

CAC members across following career areas: Military, Academia, Teaching/Education, Industry, Medical Science Liason, Resume building, interview Skills


GSA/OCD

10/2/14 10/9/14 10/16/14 10/23/14


Entering Mentoring

Shamim Mustafa, Brian Bingham & Linda McManus

OPA

10/17/14

Quest for Scientific Careers - Tenure Track Part 2. the Interveiw and Negotiations


Panelists: Depart Chair Search Chair Candidate/ New faculty

UP

10/27/14


TeenMOB Science Night: Natalia

Science Night

TeenMOB, OCD, VBTA
10/30/15 Career Day and Career Day Sessions

Speakers: Career Advisory Committee Members and Faculty

Blog: http://gsbs.uthsa.edu/blog/first-inaugural-career-day


11/3/14


New Postdoc Orientation

Linda McManus, Brian Bingham, Bonnie Blankmeyer, Chris Burke, Monica Pinon


OPA


11/11/14

Communicating Science: Tips for the effective sharing of your innovative science with the media

Jennifer Lloyd, Wendy Rigby, Will Sansom, Catherine Duncan

OCD

11/21/14

QSC: The Science of Self Branding

Dr. Charlotte Mitchell

UP


12/5/14

OIS: What's in a waiver?

Presenters to discuss J-1 Visa

OIS


12/12/14

SACNAS: Career Trajectory of a Young Scientist


Edward Medina, PhD

SACNAS

1/7/2015, 1/14/15, 1/21/15, 1/28/15


Entering Mentoring


Shamim Mustafa, Teresa Evans & Linda McManus


OPA

Jan-April Cycle


Ftroop

 Teresa Evans & Linda McManus

OCD/OPA

1/15/15

Military Health Interest Group

Local Military Physician, Nurse, Occupational Therapist

Military Health Institute

1/16/15


Lessons on Career Planning from a local SACNAS Leader


Greg Villareal, PhD

SACNAS/OCD

1/27/15

Spotlight on Research Integrity

Philip P. LoVerde


OPA


2/9/2015

Career Advisory Council Workshop: Industy and Start Up


R. Goldsmith, C. Burke, D. Frantz, A. Salamone

OCD


3/12/2015

Happy UP Meeting


Robin Zuniga presented on QEP

OPA

3/13/15

Pathways to Careers in Science

Tim Raabe, Maj. Stuart Tyner, Amy Newman, Robert Balster

BBC & OPA & OCD


3/16/2015

Career Advisory Council Workshop: Teaching Focused Institution

T. Raabe, L. LaGrange, B. Stout

OCD



3/22/2015

Student Lead Outreach Effort


Children's Shelter to Hokey Game

Student

3/24/2015

Spotlight on Research Integrity

RCR Jeapardy, L. McManus

OPA


3/24/2015

GSA Monthly Meeting

Robin Zuniga presented on QEP

GSA/OCD


4/3/2015

Consulting Interest Group

Ablat Tursun and Connie Tat

OCD/OPA


4/9/2015

Introduction to DOD Grant Funding

B.Hepburn

Military Health Institute


4/7/2015

Trainee Initiative on Science Outreach (TISOC)

Planning Meeting 1: for Vale Science Night

OCD/VBTA



4/16/2015

Trainee Initiative on Science Outreach (TISOC)


Planning Meeting 2: for Vale Science Night

OCD/VBTA

4/20/2015

Career Advisory Council Workshop: Industry and Pharma

D. Price, M. Picquette, S. McHardy, D. Frantz, E. Kalmykov

OCD

4/21/15

Financial Seminar

Kristopher Whitney

GSA


4/28/2015

Spotlight on Research Integrity


FBI special agent Kurt Duross

OPA


5/4/2015

New Postdoc Orientation


L. McManus

OPA

5/7/2015

Trainee Initiative on Science Outreach (TISOC)


Final Run through: for Vale Science Night

OCD/VBTA

5/11/2015

From Hello to Success: Effective Professional Introductions


T. Evans

OIS/OCD/OPA

5/12/2015
Trainee Initiative on Science Outreach (TISOC)


Vale Science Night

OCD/VBTA


5/14/2015

Happy UP Meeting

UP/OPA


May-Aug Cycle

Ftroop


 Teresa Evans & Linda McManus

OCD/OPA

5/21/2015

Work Life balance seminar

N. Blake

SACNAS


5/26/2015

Spotlight on Research Integrity

L. McManus, P. LoVerde, A. Fraser, T. Evans

OPA


5/28/15

Full Day Workshop on Grantsmanship and Grant Writing

TBA

SOM


6/5/2015

Part 2: Demystifying Career Success: Career Advisory Council Workshop for Careers as an Academic Faculty and Scientist



V. Galvan, P. Loverde, J. Lechleiter, C. Wilson, B. Clarke


OCD

6/9/2015

Summer Innovative Academy Teacher Visit


Trainee presenters

OCD, VBTA, VBRA


6/11/15

Mikiten Research Forum, GSBS

George Kondraske, PhD, Prof. Electrical and Biomedical Engineering, UT Arlington


GSA


June 10th - 12th, 2015


Successful Starts: Strategies for Effective Teaching and Research in Undergraduate STEM Programs

SABER/IRACDA

6/23/15

Spotlight on Research Integrity: Data Ownership & Standards of Practice


Dr. Peter Fox

OCD/OPA

6/29/15

Career Advisory Council Workshop for Careers with the DOD and Military

Kathy Ryan, PhD, Carmen Hinojosa-Laborde, PhD, Capt. Elaine Por, PhD, Jose Salinas PhD, US Army Institute of Surgical Research

OCD
7/7/16 Communicating Professional Value Through Transferable Skills:

A Case Study of an Atypical Path to the Faculty Ranks.

Presenter: Nathan Vanderford, PhD, MBA, Univ. of Kentucky

July 9, 16, 23, 30


Entering Mentoring

OCD/OPA


7/28/15

Spotlight on Research Integrity: UPfront about RCR: Postdoc Perspectives



UTHSCSA Postdocs


OCD/OPA

8/3/15


New Postdoc Orientation

L. McManus, T. Evans

OPA
8/16/16 3MT Presentation Preparation workshop Presenter: Teresa Evans, PhD

8/25/15

Spotlight on Research Integrity: Science & Society, the Bioethical Dilemma



A. Giuffrida


OCD/OPA

9/9/15-12/8/15

Ftroop

L.McManus, T. Evans

OPA/OCD



9/15/15

UTHSCSA Postdoctoral (UP) Association - 3rd Annual San Antonio Postdoctoral Research Forum and Distinguished Lecture


Joseph R. Haywood, PhD


OPA
9/18 and 9/19/15
San Antonio Science Career, Communication, & Outreach Symposium

Jamie Vernon, PhD, Director of Science Communications and Publication for Sigma Xi & Sharon Milgram, PhD, Director of the Office of Intramural Training and Education for the NIH, along with multiple career panels and a career Expo featuring multiple companies

OCD

9/18/15

Science Café: Eat Local, Drink Local, Innovate Local, Science Local

Jerry Wilmink, PhD, CEO WiseWear

OCD

9/22/15

Spotlight on Research Integrity: Reproducibility, Rigor and Transparency in Research

Linda McManus, PhD, and Justin Drerup, a MD/PhD student

OCD/OPA

10/20/15

Career Connect: Networking and Introductions for Scientists


T. Evans and Beth Eby, Principle Eby Financial

OCD

10/27/15

Spotlight on Research - Plagiarism: Ownership and Misconduct in Science


Nicquet Blake, PhD, Rong Li, PhD and Ratna Vadlamudi, PhD

OCD/OPA

11/2/15

New Postdoc Orientation

L. McManus, T. Evans

OPA


11/17/15

Capture your Career on Paper: C.V. and Resume Building


Presented by Brigitta Glick, Founder and CEO, Provenir, Co-Founder of the Health Cell & Teresa Evans, PhD, Director of the Office of Career Development, UTHSCSA


OCD
12/15/15 Improve your Interview: How to Put your Best Self Forward in an Interview Setting
Presented by Brigitta Glick, Founder and CEO, Provenir, Co-Founder of the Health Cell & Teresa Evans, PhD, Director of the Office of Career Development, UTHSCSA


OCD

1/19/16

Coffee and Careers: New Year New Plan for Your Career


T. Evans

OCD

01/20/16-04/08/16

Ftroop

L.McManus, T. Evans

OPA/OCD


2/1/16

New Postdoc Orientation

L. McManus, T. Evans

OPA

3/4/16

Pathways to Careers in Science (PCS) - 3rd Annual Career Workshop

CAC Members (10+)

OCD/OPA

3/5/16

San Antonio Science Fiesta

David Epstein


GSA/OCD
3/15/16 From Bench To Business: How to create your own job descriptionPresenter: Guillermo Vela, CEO Nebulab 

April 7, 14, 21, 28

Entering Mentoring


L. McManus, T. Evans, S. Mustafa


OCD/OPA

4/19/16Negotiate Now: Tips for how to get the most out of your job offer
 Presenter: Brigitta Glick, CEO Provenir
6/14/16 Career Branding Basics: How to prepare for your career with social media
Presenter: Lindsay Bira, PhD, Clinical Researcher and Assistant Prof. Psychiatry
7/7/16 Communicating Professional Value Through Transferable Skills:

A Case Study of an Atypical Path to the Faculty Ranks.

Presenter: Nathan Vanderford, PhD, MBA, Univ. of Kentucky

8/16/16 3MT Presentation Preparation workshop
Presenter: Teresa Evans, PhD
9/9-9/10/16 Mikiten Research Forum
Presenters: leaders from across the biotech community of San Antonio, Graham Weston and Bob Rivard
10/18/16  Tips On Planning Your Finances And Your Career
Presenter: Beth Eby, Eby Financial
11/15/16  Finding your next career, Networking, Job Searching, and More!
 Presenter: Teresa Evans, PhD
12/13/16 The Not So “Secret” Skills Required To Succeed As A Scientific Consultant  Presenter: Jane Andrews, PhD
1/17/17 Special Encore Presentation for UTHSA Trainees of TedX Talks  Presenters: Lindsay Bira, Ph.D. & Travis J. Block, Ph.D. 
3/23/17 Career Development Workshop: From Science to Consulting  Presenter: Lisa Kurek
4/18/17 Career Development Workshop: Science Communication Radio  Presenter: Wendy Rigby, TPR
6/22/17 Your Career Pitch: Science Communication, Networking, and Introductions  Presenter: Teresa Evans, PhD
7/20/17 Your Career Pitch: Resumes, CVs, LinkedIn, and Personal Statements  Presenter: Teresa Evans, PhD