Tag Archives: Alumni

Join DC Alumni Panelist Discuss the State of Climate Change Policy -11/4 @ 7PM

Location: Davis Library 105A

The Center for Careers and Internships and Middlebury in DC, in collaboration with the Middlebury Professional Network, are hosting Live From DC: The Fight to Stop Climate Change, a discussion among Middlebury and MIIS alumni on legislation, legal remedy, and remediation efforts.

The conversation will be broadcast from Middlebury’s office in DC to both the Middlebury and Monterey campuses (at Middlebury, screened in Davis Library Rooms 105A & 105B).

The alumni panelists include:
• Evan Freund ’99, Senior Director, World Wildlife Fund
• Tatsatom Goncalves ’19, Helms Fellow, World Resource Institute
• Keisuke Iyadomi ’04 MIIS, Climate Change Specialist, the World Bank
• Marna McDermott ’99, Deputy Director and Counsel, Conservation Litigation Project

go/livefromdc for more information.

RSVP in Handshake: https://middlebury.joinhandshake.com/events/379842

Clinical Research Position Available with Mass General and Harvard Medical School

Apply on Handshake! Application Deadline is March 31, 2020

The OCD and Related Disorders Program (www.mghocd.org) at Massachusetts General Hospital is looking for qualified college graduates with a background in research and psychology to fill openings for Clinical Research Coordinators. 

The Clinical Research Coordinators (CRC) will assist in coordinating all aspects of a study related to diagnosis, treatment, and health outcomes. The CRC will support and/or conduct the full range of clinical and basic research activities within the program, which may also include neuroimaging responsibilities. The CRC would be responsible for monitoring pace and progress of the study. Serve as a main contact for study participants. Ensure that all components of the participants’ assessments and surveys are properly completed, tracked in the computer database, and filed correctly. Correspond with the Internal Review Board (IRB) for any protocol amendments and yearly reports as needed. Correspond with various external regulatory bodies such as the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for yearly non-competing renewal for budget and protocol purposes.

For any questions, please contact:
Barbara Rosemberg, MHA Program Manager OCD and Related Disorders Program Department of Psychiatry Massachusetts General Hospital Office: 617-643-3079 brosemberg@mgh.harvard.edu

Learn more and apply on Handshake!

International Clinical Opportunity with an Alum!

Selected as a ‘CNN Hero,’ Rick Hodes, MD ’75 has been living and working in Ethiopia for over 30 years. Based out of a busy Addis Ababa trauma center, his work is concentrated around spinal deformities such as scoliosis, kyphosis, tuberculosis of the spine, and polio.

Dr. Hodes is looking for a Midd grad to come assist him for 6-12 months. The opportunity will include time in the clinic, research opportunities, as well as work with data, website updates, and social media. This is an amazing opportunity to receive unparalleled clinical mentorship and to meaningfully serve a struggling rural community.

To read more about Dr. Hodes and the myriad of media attention he’s received, visit his website, rickhodes.org.

You can also reach out to him directly for more information about this opportunity at rickhodes@gmail.com.

Apply Today to Work with THANC!

Apply today on Handshake! Application deadline is February 3, 2020

The THANC (Thyroid, Head and Neck Cancer) Foundation is a non-profit organization committed to supporting research and education in the early detection and treatment of thyroid and head and neck cancer, to advancing new therapies, and to alleviating the suffering and functional impairment of patients who undergo treatment.  

Role: Research Associates collaborate with an interdisciplinary group of physicians and researchers affiliated with Mount Sinai Medical Center to conduct and publish clinical research. Research Associates also play key roles in the development of an educational website for patients and their families (www.headandneckcancerguide.org), as well as the maintenance of a disease-specific electronic medical record system (www.thyroidccc.org). In addition, Research Associates have the opportunity to spend time observing thyroid and head and neck surgery in the operating room. 

Qualifications/Required Documents: This is a full-time position with a required two-year commitment. Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s degree (in any field) and must have a strong interest in pursuing a career in medicine. Research Associates should have a robust scientific background and excellent writing abilities. Previous experience in a clinical environment is preferred.  To apply, please submit a cover letter (addressed to Dr. Urken) and an updated CV through the application portal on the THANC Foundation website (https://thancfoundation.org/join-our-team/research-associates/). Additionally, please have two letters of recommendation sent to recruitment@thancfoundation.org. Recommenders should email their letters directly. The application deadline is February 3rd, 2020 but priority will be given to early applicants.  Interviews will begin mid-February and will be offered on a rolling basis. If selected for an interview, you will be required to complete a writing assignment.

For more information, please visit THANC’s website and learn more on Handshake. Feel free to email recruitment@thancfoundation.org with any questions you may have!

Check Out these Expiring STEM and Tech Job Postings in Handshake

These STEM and Tech professions jobs are expiring this week in Handshake – apply today!!

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Check out Handshake for more details on all of the postings.

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Attend the Harvard Medical School PhD Open House

Navigating Life Sciences PhD Program Applications and Career Development

Date: Friday, October 11, 2019, 1:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: Harvard Medical School 240 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115

Harvard Medical Schools welcomes you to a tour, Q&A with current students, and informational session about applications to the life sciences doctoral programs.  The day ends with a panel discussion with admissions faculty from a selection of life sciences doctoral programs.

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm: Welcome and Campus Tour

2:30 pm – 4:00 pm: Student Panel Discussion

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm: Admissions Overview (Presentation)

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm: Q&A with Harvard Admissions Committee Faculty

Please use this link https://www.eventbrite.com/e/74372928431 to register for attendance.