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Leadership in Action 2019

3rd Annual Summer Workshop

For Graduate Students & Postdocs

Fridays – 2:00 – 5:00 pm  – HPNP Auditorium



Regardless of your intended career pathway, today’s health research predoctoral and postdoctoral trainees must be well rounded in a variety of leadership skills and abilities while defining career goals and action steps.

Register to participate in this workshop!

Through this four-week practical and interactive series, you will enhance your skills as a leader in the context of your career and professional development.  Based on the social change model and design thinking, you will work with a network of faculty members and peers to develop into a well-rounded professional prepared for the health sciences research workforce, while learning how to translate your research training to be a positive force for change.

June 7 – Explore your leadership style

June 14 – Hands-on activities highlighting leadership skills and application of team-building skills

June 21 – Create your five-year plan

June 28 – Closing Plenary by David Guzick, MD, PhD


A certificate of completion through MyTraining will be awarded for attending all four sessions.



Conversations with Women Leaders in the Life Sciences

The BioFlorida Northeast Chapter Event will present an interactive panel with women leaders in the industry covering topics such as: factors leading to success throughout their careers, and strategies for upward growth personally and professionally.

Thursday June 27th, 7:30am – 9:30am

UF Innovate | The Hub

747 SW 2nd Ave
Gainesville, Florida  32601



Inspiring Women Leaders Conference – Registration Open!

Registration is Open!

Join us on March 8-10, 2020 and engage with leaders from across the country in an interactive learning platform designed to target leadership and professional development.

The Office of Professional and Workforce Development at the University of Florida in partnership with Warrington College of Business and the Office of the Chief Diversity Officer is pleased to host the 3nd Annual Inspiring Women Leaders Conference being held March 8-10, 2020 at the University of Florida Hilton Conference Center. This three-day event will provide the opportunity for personal and professional development, along with interactive pre-conference workshops focusing on dynamic and impactful leadership skills.