BEST program

Virginia Tech has recently been awarded a grant from the National Institutes of Health to support professional development activities for doctoral students and postdoctoral trainees in the biomedical sciences. You may enroll in one or more of the proposed “BEST program” activities that are designed to Broaden the Experiences of Scientific Trainees in order to:

  • provide exposure to multiple diverse career paths in the biomedical sciences
  • provide early career guidance and skill development
  • better prepare trainees to pursue a variety of career paths

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Michael Friedlander to discuss doctoral training initiatives at Society for Neuroscience conference

Oct. 30, 2016

Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D., Virginia Tech’s vice president for health sciences and technology, will highlight neuroscience doctorate training at this year’s Society for Neuroscience annual conference on Nov. 12 in ...

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Best Seminar - September 2017

Sept. 13, 2017 1:28 p.m.

The guest speakers will be Scott Alban, VP Intellectual Property, and Jarrod Borkat, Senior Director, Partnering & Strategy, from MedImmune, the biologics division of AstraZeneca. Scott Alban (B.S., Ph.D., Virginia ...

BEST Seminar Spring 2017

April 20, 2017 1:25 p.m.

BEST Seminar 2017