EMBL Conference: Lifelong Learning in the Biomedical Sciences
Event Dec 05 - Dec 07, 2017
Location: Heidelberg, Germany
Successful researchers generate successful research - and ultimately life changing outcomes for patients. What can be done to foster success?
This conference is a new international forum to bring together the key influencers, policymakers, and stakeholders from academia, industry and the professional bodies who will shape and implement how career-long continuing professional development is managed in the future. It will encompass career-long continuing professional development for both the academic and industry sectors.
Delegates will gain:
- A better understanding of how training and professional development practices are being adapted to the changing scientific and working environment
- An update on the latest resources for supporting career development, and best practice on how to make use of them
- Access to a network of professionals with a common interest in continuing professional development
- Support for implementing cultural change
This international forum will encompass sessions focusing on career-long continuing professional development for both the academic and industry sectors.