Research, Discovery & Innovation

Latest News & Announcements

Latest News & Announcements

PLC Voting Opens: Registrar & Treasurer

Due Monday, January 23, 2023, 5PM We have one nominee each for the new Registrar and Treasurer positions! Thank you to Alexandra Eicher (Registrar) and Evgenii Kim (Treasurer) for your interest in serving on the PLC Executive Board. Read Alex’s Nomination Statement for Registrar here. Read Evgenii’s Nomination Statement for Treasurer here. Because the positions are not contested, the election will proceed as a confirmation vote. Each current BWH postdoc is entitled to submit one ballot, voting either “Yes” or “No” for the candidate nominated for each position (or abstaining). A simple majority of votes cast in favor will confirm

Postdoc Leadership Council Nominations Open: Registrar and Treasurer

Due Monday, December 19, 2022, 11PM During the last Quarterly Meeting on November 29, BWH PLC members voted to ratify an overhaul of our bylaws. The new bylaws introduce two new elected positions to the PLC Executive Board: the Registrar and the Treasurer. You can read the descriptions and responsibilities of these positions below or on page 4 of the bylaws here. Since the bylaws were ratified partway through the year, the PLC is holding a special election to fill these roles for the remainder of the one-year term, until the next General Election in August. Any BWH PDA Affiliate

1st Annual BWH Postdoc Survey

Closes Monday, Oct 17, 2022

The BWH PLC Advocacy Committee is proud to launch our first annual Postdoc Survey to collect information on the needs and challenges faced by the BWH postdoc community.

Discovering Brigham with Dr. Robert Higgins

In a new video series, Discovering Brigham, Brigham and Women’s Hospital President Robert S.D. Higgins, MD, MSHA, and leaders from across the Brigham research community engage in conversations about research projects and discoveries that are leading to more equitable, cutting-edge care for all patients.

2022 Graduate Student Appreciation Celebration Recap

In honor of Graduate Student Appreciation Week, this month we asked: What is one of your favorite memories from your time at the Brigham so far? If you would like to add your voice to the conversation, please submit a comment at the bottom of the page.

Soft Launch of the Research, Discovery & Innovation Website

Thank you for visiting our new website! This has been in the works for a while and we are excited to launch the first phase of the website. The website consolidates multiple research websites housing resources, funding opportunities, events, educational materials and other relevant research content into a single, streamlined website that will offer easier search, more accessible content as well as feature more members of our research community, more research projects and just all around more research on the website, highlighting the outstanding contributions of the Brigham community. Phase I: Soft Launch While this is a launch, a website

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MGB HRA Education: Clinical Research Bootcamp

Zoom (click website to register/receive link)

Summary: The Clinical Research Boot Camp course is a “clinical research 101” for investigators and all members of the study staff. Course content is based on Good Clinical Practice Guidelines,

Recurring Event PLC Meet and Greet

PLC Meet and Greet in Wolf

Marshall A. Wolf Conference Room 60 Fenwood Road, Hale BTM, 02006B, Boston, MA

Meet the leaders of the BWH Postdoctoral Association (BWH PDA) - now in Hale! The Postdoc Leadership Council (PLC) started these monthly meet and greet tables on the Pike, and

2023 Brigham Neuroscience Day

Marshall A. Wolf Conference Center 60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA

This event is co-sponsored by the Brigham Research Institute (BRI) and the Department of Neurology but is open to all the Brigham and Women's Hospital community interested in neuroscience research.

MGB HRA Education: Informed Consent (Including eConsent)

Zoom (click website to register/receive link)

Summary: This course is for investigators and all members of the study staff. Course content is based on Good Clinical Practice Guidelines, federal and state research regulations, and institutional research

Research Connection LIVE

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These monthly seminars are open to the community and focus on resources for the research community. They also provide an opportunity to meet and ask questions of BWH decision makers.