Succeeding with Your K Award (3rd Mondays)

MeetingTitle: Succeeding with Your K Award (3rd Mondays) 

Audience: Early Career Faculty or post-doctoral fellows supported on NIH K awards. 

Typical meeting time & location: Usually offered on the 3rd Monday of every month* from 12pm-1:30pm. September and October sessions will be held at 680 Building - Stamler Conference Room. The remaining sessions will be held at 750 N. Lake Shore Drive, Rubloff 11 - Lakeview Conference Room. Check Schedule and materials.

Faculty Directors & Staff: Laura J. Rasmussen-Torvik, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Preventive Medicine-Epidemiology and William Schnaper, MD, Vice Chair and Professor, Department of Pediatrics. Lauren Daniels, NUCATS CECD Program Manager.  

Succeeding with Your K Award (3rd Mondays) is a highly interactive and mutually supportive peer-mentoring seminar series.It is designed to support junior faculty in developing an ability to look at their own work and that of others in a critical, but supportive manner. 

The 2017-2018 series will include career and research development presentations by K scholars and didactic sessions presented by the program moderators and guest speakers. Didactic topics will include work-life balance, conference networking, budget preparation and management, and more. Please check the Schedule and materials regularly for current program information. 

If you would like to be added to the invitation list, please email

*This program will meet the 2nd Monday of January 2018 (1/8/18) and will not meet in April 2018, July 2018, or August 2018.