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NIEHS (OITE/OFCD) Presents: English Communication for Visiting Scientists

January 24, 2019 @ 9:00 am - January 25, 2019 @ 3:00 pm

 

Jan 24, 2019 9:00 am – 3:00 pm, NIEHS campus, Rodbell A & Jan 25, 2019 9:00 am – 3:00 pm, NIEHS campus, Rodbell BC

SPEAKERS: Sharolyn Kawakami-Schulz, PhD., Scientific Programs Manager, OITE, & Tammy Collins, PhD, Director, NIEHS Office of Fellows’ Career Development

***OPEN TO UNC TRAINEES – MUST PRE REGISTER TO ATTEND!***

 

This event is recommended for: Graduate Students; Postdocs/Fellows.

The goal of this course is to help visiting scientists and trainees build confidence in their abilities to communicate in English.

During the course we will:

  • Discuss strategies for successful communication, specifically in the scientific workplace.
  • Develop strategies to communicate effectively with colleagues and potential employers.
  • Explore US culture, common greetings, etiquette, and diversity.
  • Practice English conversation in a variety of scientific settings and roles.
  • Explore resources to help trainees continue to improve during their time at NIH.
  • Participants need to be able to commit to both days of class.
  • REGISTER

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Start:
January 24, 2019 @ 9:00 am
End:
January 25, 2019 @ 3:00 pm