Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Events and Seminars


PDA Meetings


The Postdoctoral Association will hold general meetings on the following dates at 4:30 pm. followed by a Meet & Greet at 5 p.m. Come learn how you can get involved and get to know your fellow postdocs. Meetings are held at Third Coast on the 6th floor of the TMC Commons.

Sept. 11, 2019
Oct. 16, 2019
Nov. 20, 2019
Dec. 18, 2019


Upcoming Events


Postdoctoral Appreciation Week - Sept. 16-20, 2019

Alumni Mixer: Sept. 16, 2019, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Rayzor Lounge

Breakfast and CV Reviews, hosted by the Career Development Center, Sept. 17, 2019, 9-10:30 a.m., Alkek N311

Professional Headshots, hosted by the Career Development Center, Sept. 17, 2019, 10:30 a.m.-Noon, DeBakey Museum

Ice Cream Social and T-Shirt Sale: Sept. 18, 2019, Noon-2 p.m., Alkek Lobby

Breakfast Social and Project Management Tips: Sept. 20, 2019, 10-11:30 a.m., M319.01

Slice of Science Fall Seminar Series 2019
Abstracts Due Sept. 13
Slice of Science Presentations: 12-1 pm, M323, Oct. 25, Nov. 22, Dec. 13

Fall 2019: PDA Yoga Resumes

Spring 2020: Women in Science Series


2016 Events


Postdoctoral Scientific Seminar Series
April 22, noon-1 p.m., N315

Postdoctoral Association Orientation and Meet & Greet
April 7, 2-4 p.m., 187A
Meet and Greet
April 7, 4-5 p.m., N311

5th Annual Presidential Career Symposium
Feb. 4, 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
7007 Bertner Ave., Houston, TX 77030
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Mid Campus Building (1MC)

The Job Market for Ph.D.s: A Big Data Approach
Feb. 3, 3:30-5 p.m., Cullen Auditorium


2015 Events


Navigating the Transition from Postdoc to Faculty
Nov. 5, 2-3 p.m., M112

Tenth Annual Postdoktoberfest
Oct. 1, 5-7 p.m., TMC Commons Patio

Talk by Dr. Arturo Casadevall
Oct. 1, open too all postdocs and grad students

Sept. 21-25 National Postdoc Appreciation Week
Coffee Hour featuring Postdoctoral Survival Guide
Sept. 22, 4-5 p.m., Kleberg Auditorium
Postdoctoral Social Hour
Sept. 24, 4-5 p.m., N311

Bridging the Gap to Technology Commercialization
July 16, 3-4 p.m., Kleberg Auditorium

Alumni/Trainee Networking Mixer
June 4, 4-6 p.m., Rayzor Lounge

Postdoctoral Development Plan
May 21, 3 p.m., M112

Preparing for a Faculty Interview Chalk Talk
April 16, 2:30-3:30 p.m., M112