Region 2 - American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists

conversesoilBiotechnology

Dec 3, 2012 (4 years and 6 months ago)

164 views

DATE:
Wednesday
, 9/
0
5
/1
2

TIME: 1PM EST

ACCESS (U.S. & Canada): 1
-
866
-
570
-
1041

ACCESS (Brazil): 08008916314

ACCESS (Mexico): 0018663875515

ACCESS (Portugal): 800819458

CODE (same for ALL locations): 910102

___________________________________________________
_________________________

Region 2

Agenda

1. Welcome

2. Introduction

3. Announcements



AAPS AM & Expo: Chicago, Illinois, USA
(http://www.aaps.org/annualmeeting/)



Student Events



SKYPE



Recruitment Materials Available
(Please email Megan at
mcnearm@aaps.org

with an
address where the materials can be sent and how much of the materials you need)


Complementary Memberships

(please keep in mind that each school is allowed 10 free
memberships per year)



http://forms.aaps.org/studentapplications/AAB.asp

(AAPS Advances
Biotechnology Program)



http://forms.aaps.org/studentapplications/CPS.asp

(Catalent
)



http://www.aaps.org/Sections_and_Groups/For_Students/Biotechnology_101_S
ponsorship_Application_Form/

(Biotechnology 101)




Monthly Student

Emails



3
rd

Tuesday of every month



Graduate Focus



AAPS on Social Media



Blog
(
http://aapsblog.aaps.org/
)



Career Center
(http://careers.aaps.org/jobs)



Facebook Job Board



Student Chapter RENEWAL DOCUMENTS (Due Octob
er 15, 2012)
(an email was sent out
to all chapter chairs 08/29/12, please contact Megan if you have not received them)



Student Chapter Executive Council Elections



Must occur PRIOR to the AAPS Annual Meeting & Exposition



Terms valid 10/15
-

10/14 yearly



K
-
1
2 Outreach Initiatives



Supplies





Upcoming Student & Postdoc Outreach Development (SPOD) Committee Student
Initiated Programs (SIP) in your area
(http://www.aaps.org/Sections_and_Groups/For_Students/Student/Postdoctoral_Outr
each___Development_Committee/)



V
isiting Scientist Program Requests
(http://www.aaps.org/vsp/)

4. Other

5. Discussion




University of Charleston, WV
: Book review,
high school
outreach to talk about
pharmacy and pharm sci. New chapter, still trying to work out future events
:

seminar
series
.




University of Florida
:


f潣o獥s 潮′ 浡mn 敶敮瑳㨠汥捴u牥 獥物敳rf潲 p慳a 8 浯nth猬
hu来gsucc敳献†坩W攠牡ng攠潦⁴潰楣猠and 獣op攠潦 p牥獥st敲猻 pr潦敳獩en慬a
d敶敬ep浥湴m獥s楮慲猬 inc汵din朠c慲ae牳rpan敬ew楴h FD䄠sp敡k敲⸠偫Pd m潤敬en本g
ph慲浡c潧on潭楣
猬st牡n獩s楯渠i牯洠杲gduat攠獣h潯氠t漠d牵朠d敶敬潰浥nt⸠剥癩癡氠.f
the 橯u牮慬 c汵b⸠㌰ p慲tic楰慮t献 偬Pnn楮g 慤d楴楯n慬a汥捴u牥猬 t業攠浡n慧敭ent 獫楬汳i
⡄(⸠.敲敮d潲f⤬⁧u敳e 汥ctu牥r B敲nd M敩eoh洠fr潭 啔ⰠM敭ph楳i




Mercer University
: GSK, Pfizer (Nag
esh Bandi on QA) and career seminars. Attended
GRASP. Looking for CDC guest lecturer. Started Fall Journal Club. Bake Sales for Breast
Cancer Society. Introduce more promotional activities. T
-
shirt contests.




University of Tennessee, Memphis
: Two speakers
. CV writing workshop. Effective
teaching workshop, how to write a research grant (R01, R15, etc.). Have to defend
your proposal as part of your candidacy


no 汯ng敲 h慶a t漠d漠潲慬a數慭e⸠.M敭ph楳
b楯睯牫猠敶敮琠on ent牥p牥n敵牳r楰⸠.ourn慬ac汵b b潴o fal
氠and sp物rg 獥浥獴敲⸠ ㈷
獴ud敮ts pr敳ent敤 楮 獰物r朮⁈潷 to w物re 祯yr th敳楳epap敲献 V敲t數e
ph慲浡ceut楣慬猠H删浡n慧敲 t漠c潭e 獰敡k⸠.整e潲k楮朠潮 䱉 坓W楮 䅰物r.




Texas Tech University
: sent promotional materials to first year students. Started
cof
fee hour discussion session every month. Assistance with cutting
-
edge software;
how to handle animals for use in research; Dr. Smith selected as dean of SOP (AAPS
Fellow). Lecture series. Guest speaker at end of September. Alumni and friends dinner
during
AAPS Annual Meeting and Exposition. How to make the most of a conference
WS. AAPS Summer Camp. Science Fair judges. Worked with GSA to earn $500 for
American Heart Association.




University of Mississippi
:
-

lecture series. Nanoparticles speaker from Braz
il. Social
gatherings (meetings 1x per month). ½ day careers WS (paper writing, grant writing,
how to make research proposals better, cv writing). 1 or 2 fundraising activities per
year. 45 members mainly from med chem and pharmaceutics.




West Virginia U
niversity
: brought in three speakers; annual SOP research day and
careers panel. 50


60 posters every year. 12
-
15 talks every morning. Attended
Duquesne/Pitt event. 3 more speakers planned, including someone from Regulatory
Affairs and Industry personnel
. Therapeutics retreat with CDC speaker in late spring.
Community service activities with Ronald McDonald House and Habitat for Humanity
.


Regrets:



Federal University of Pernambuco (Brazil)



Union University



University of Texas at Austin



University of
Houston



University of Georgia



University of Kansas



University of Puerto Rico



Florida A&M University



Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Morelos



University of Sao Paulo (Brazil)



University of Porto (Portugal)