1. Students, Residents, and Fellows - Career Level: Marketing for Scientists

Date/Time: Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 7:00 AM to 8:30 AM
Type: Professional Development Course
Area: Career Development
Room: Regency V

Session Overview

This course will discuss techniques for interacting with the press, promoting scientific work in a way that shapes the public debate and increases society's knowledge. Topics covered will include giving compelling presentations, using social media like Facebook and Twitter. This course is designed to benefit students, residents, and fellows.

Objectives

  • Apply concepts learned to start a conversation about their research.
    Structure their presentations and figures to engage every type of audience.
    Share their science with colleagues, funding organizations and the public, while avoiding media pitfalls.