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UF Techie Toastmasters

Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 4:00-5:00 pm
UF Innovate, The Hub, 747 Southwest 2nd Avenue

Join the UF Techie Toastmasters Club, a club hosted by UF Innovate and backed by Toastmasters International to help develop and improve upon public speaking and leadership skills. Our club was founded with a primary focus on helping assist startup founders and staff with networking amongst entrepreneurs, while also helping them develop better ways to help deliver their “pitch” and any other presented materials. We’ve had many of members graduate from UF Innovate, and we look forward to helping many more companies and their staff!

Click here for more information: UF Techie Toastmasters


Learn-Discover-Lead Professional Development Seminar Series

Kevin FoltaFriday, October 11, 2019, 12:00-1:00 pm
room C1-17

Effective Science Communication in the Internet Age

presented by Kevin Folta, PhD
Professor, Horticultural Sciences, IFAS

Register Now to attend


Academy of Communication in Healthcare – International ConferenceInternational Conference on Communication in Healthcare

October 27 – 30, 2019 in San Diego, California

Please join the Academy of Communication in Healthcare (ACH) and EACH: International Association for Communication in Healthcare for the 17th International Conference on Communication in Healthcare (ICCH)!  This cutting-edge research and educational event will be held at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina in San Diego, CA, October 27 – 30, 2019.  CLICK HERE for more information.
Connect with like-minded professionals who share your passion for improving healthcare communication at the largest gathering of researchers, educators, clinicians, and administrators from around the globe!  Hear the latest research and teaching methods presented in a variety of educational sessions including keynotes, oral abstract presentations, poster sessions, symposia, workshops, and more!  Abstract submissions opened February 15th.

 

The Postdoc Symposium Series

2nd Wednesday of each month

12:00 – 1:15 pm, Nanoscale Research Facility – Conference Room 115
Need directions? Check out the UF Campus Map (search “Nanoscale”).

Bring your lunch each month for this lunchtime seminar series.  This is designed to be an opportunity for postdoctoral researchers across all campus disciplines to both network with their colleagues and practice giving presentations to a broad audience.   Register now

  • Network

  • Hear updates from the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

  • Featuring presentations by UF Postdocs

  • Help your peers by providing constructive feedback on presentations

For more information contact Christy Pacak or Lily Lewis.


Postdoc Editors Association

The UF Office of Postdoctoral Affairs is pleased to announce the creation of the UF Postdoctoral Editors Association (UF-PEA), a service to help postdocs who seek to improve English grammar and writing style.  The UF-PEA is comprised of postdoc volunteers from multiple colleges across the University who will offer preliminary review of manuscripts, grant applications, posters, slides and other scholarly presentations.  While this service will be most useful to postdocs who speak English as a second language, the service is free and open to all postdocs at UF.  Our editors will provide feedback on structure and style of writing, but refrain from commenting on scholarship which is best honed by interactions between the postdoc and their mentor.  UF-PEA will facilitate higher level postdoc-mentor interactions by reducing time spent on basic writing needs.

Find out more or submit a document for review at our website!