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The Staff and Clinical Scientist and Postdoctoral Fellow Association CHORI (SPAC)


SPAC sponsors a variety of regular events to support its members. These include an biennial research symposium designed to showcase a broad range of both the basic and clinical research conducted by junior faculty, as well as to bring together diverse disciplines within the CHRCO research community. Ongoing weekly and monthly events include:

  • Professional Development Workshops - This workshop is in continuation with the series of workshops held last year aimed to help Postdocs in their career development. The workshop is titled 'Preparing for Interviews". Dr. Andrew Green, PhD. will be conducting the workshop as last year. He is the associate director at the UC Berkeley Career Center. It will be held the June 17th in the Little Theater. Please send us an email if you want to reserve your attendance!

  • Weekly CHORI Tea - For the entire CHORI the tea takes place on Wednesdays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the CHORI library. Come socialize with other CHORI members! Cookies, coffee, and tea are of course provided.

  • SPAC Monthly Luncheon Seminar- Open to all, this luncheon seminar meets every third Wednesday of the month in the CHORI Little Theater from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. (Two Postdocs from different labs have the chance to present their work here at CHORI). Food and beverages provided.
    Click here to download the Seminar calendar

  • CHORI Weekly Seminar Series- Open to all, this weekly seminar brings prominent researchers from the local CHORI community and afar for timely presentations on a wide variety of research topics. Click here for the current schedule.

Other CHORI events and/or local events that SPAC members may find of interest include:

Postdoc Industry Exploration Program (PIEP) Click here for more information.

For more information please contact current SPAC co-chairs:
Emma Ispasani Email
Yuanyuan Qin Email

Revised: Thursday, December 22, 2016 3:02 PM

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