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BEST Practices

As a consortium of creative experimentalists, the NIH awardee institutions endeavor to share what they have found to be most useful practices for helping graduate students and postdoctoral scientists prepare for their future careers. Listed here in no particular order will be some of these outcomes. More can be found at the consortium NIH BEST website, via Twitter at #NIHBEST, and below. 

UMass Medical has a quick guide for faculty on individual development plans

Wayne State has compiled videos of career panel discussions in Business, Government, Teaching, Law, Communication, and Community Engagement

Boston University compiles data on the biomedical job market

The consortium as a whole compiled a list of reasons why all PhD granting institutions need strong career development programs