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The Multiple Dimensions for a Career in Healthcare: a discussion of public health and public policy career opportunities – 2018-04-30 16:00:00 -250 E Superior St

Are you interested in transitioning to careers in science policy and public health? NUPF has organized a panel discussion in which attendees will have the opportunity to learn about the career paths taken by experts in the field, how to find career opportunities and what skills are necessary to transition to this industry. The panel will be followed by a reception to network with the invited speakers. REASONS TO PARTICIPATE: Gain a better understanding of careers in public policy and public

Sunday Funday – 2018-04-29 – Discover African American heritage with NUPF

The African American culture has brought tremendous influence to the history of the US and Chicago in particular. For this occurrence of the Sunday Funday event series, we will learn about the most important moments of the African American history at the DuSable museum. You can join the tour at any point. The Program: 11:30am (for Evanston people) Meet at CTA Davis Station to take the L train and head to Washington Park. We will start by having some lunch

TRIVA NIGHTS 2nd Wednesdays 6 – 8 pm

  Can’t join us for coffee hour? No worries! NUPF will be meeting for Trivia Night Bar Meetups 2nd Wednesdays from 6 – 8 pm. NUPF will be meeting in Evanston at  the World of Beer. The Bar has a happy hour from 6 – 7 pm and Trivia starts at 7. This Chicago meetup will take place at the Red Star Bar (inside Whole Foods). Please note that NUPF will NOT be providing free appetizers for those who attend.

NUPF monthly coffee hour now on 2nd Tuesday mornings! 8:45 – 9:45

New Time! Start the day well caffeinated with NUPFs morning coffee hours.  Join us for our monthly socializing hour with free coffee and snacks provided by NUPF. Please feel free to stop by at your way to work and grab a coffee even if you have only a few minutes. We are testing this format change to accommodate postdocs that can not make it to our-later-in-the-day social activities.  Please Go Green and save a cup, bring your own mug! CHICAGO CAMPUS:

The Medical Science Liaison Career Networking Lunch – 2018-04-23 12:00:00 -Room Ward 5-230

  NUPF is excited to announce the third session of our lunch networking program!! This time, NUPF brings you the opportunity to meet in small groups with two MSLs working in the pharmaceutical industry and learn about their backgrounds and pathways to reach their current roles.   PROFESSIONALS INVITED Jeffrey Mosenson, Ph.D. is a Medical Science Liaison and former researcher with over 15 combined years of experience in Academia, sales, and patient care. Jeffrey entered the Ph.D. program Cell Biology, Neurobiology,

First PostDoctoral Brainstorming -Evanston-2018_03_05-5:20pm

  JOIN NORTHWESTERN’S POSTDOCTORAL FORUM FOR OUR FIRST PUBLIC BRAINSTORMING SESSION IN EVANSTON Northwestern’s PostDoctoral Forum (NUPF)—Northwestern’s volunteer organization of postdocs—seeks: Smart (i.e., small, cheap, and catalytic) ideas that would enable you—or us (or you, with the help of us)—to take responsibility for activities that are helpful to Northwestern’s postdoc community. ​Our domains are: Social Professional development Academic Ideally, we would like to hear about participants’ new ideas. However, we also look forward to discovering ways to improve our currently planned activities (or postdocs

Chicago Women in STEM and Academia Initiative: 2018 – 2018-03-15, 12-7 pm

NUPF would like to invite you to a special event that focuses on addressing inequalities facing women in STEM and academia, building a community to promote gender equity, and identifying solutions for the prioritization of work and lifestyle. This event is for everyone, students, postdocs, staff and faculty from Northwestern and other institutions whatever your gender identity is! More Information and Registration 

NUPF Holiday Party at Emporium Bar Arcade

Come celebrate the beginning of the winter holiday season with NUPF at Emporium Bar Arcade in Wicker Park! We will meet at their location at 1366 N Milwaukee Avenue from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM on Saturday December 9th. NUPF will also provide free food and free tokens for gameplay on a first come first serve basis so be sure to arrive on time. Guests are also encouraged to come so be sure to please RSVP for the both of you.

Sunday Funday: Discover the Ukrainian Village

Come discover the Ukrainian village with NUPF! We will take a tour enjoying the unique architecture and local delicacies. You can join the tour at any point, if you cant find us, call: The program: 11:30am Meet at CTA Davis Station to take the L train and head to Ukrainian village. 1pm: Meet at Kasia’s Deli in order to grav a few sandwiches for those who did not have time to get lunch 1:30-1:45pm: Head to Holy Trinity Cathedral. Try

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