National Postdoc Appreciation Week

Learn about the latest news and services that can benefit your office as we celebrate the hard work and dedication of U-M postdocs!

Choose from these FREE events hosted by the Medical School Office of Research:

(RSVP required - CLICK HERE)

From Small Details to the Big Picture: MICHR Helping Researchers
Coffee & Bagels
9:30am-10:30am, Wednesday, Sept. 18
Postdoctoral Lounge, 2nd Floor Taubman Library
The Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research is here to enable and enhance clinical and translational research, by educating, funding, connecting, and supporting U-M research teams. We have a variety of programs and services for postdoctoral scholars. Talk to us about team science, collaboration, mentoring, pilot grants, grant writing, and more. We’re here to help.
Research Grant Proposal Writing
Coffee & Donuts
9:00am-11:00am, Thursday, Sept. 19
M5330, Med Sci I
This two-hour presentation will cover an overview of writing research grant proposals that are well strategized and competitive. Topics will include finding funding, responding to sponsor guidelines, preparing for the review process, and using resources on campus.

Learn Over Lunch: Explore the Latest Technology and Resources from the Biomedical Research Core Facilities
Box Lunch
11:30am-1:30pm, Friday, Sept. 20
Dining Hall, Towsley Conference Center
The Biomedical Research Core Facilities (BRCF) is a collection of centralized labs and services offering researchers access to state-of-the-art instruments, resources, and expertise. BRCF staff work closely with postdocs on a daily basis and understand how important access to top-of-the-line equipment and technology is to your work. This session is a unique opportunity to learn from the best in biomedical research as the internationally recognized Core Directors discuss the latest innovations and techniques in Bioinformatics, DNA Sequencing, Metabolomics, Flow Cytometry, Transgenic Animal Models and more.

And these events hosted by the U-M Office of Postdoctoral Studies:

Postdoc Appreciation Picnic
4:00pm, Tuesday, Sept. 17
Island Park Pavilion
RSVP Required

National Postdoc Association Regional Conference
10:00am, Saturday, Sept. 21
North Campus Research Complex
More details and Registration

Questions? Contact Joshua Meisler in the Office of Postdoctoral Studies at or 647-5773.