FASEB : OPA : Policy Issues

Training & Career Opportunities Teaching/Advocacy Materials
> Individual Development Plan for Postdoctoral Fellows (IDP). The IDP outlines a planning process to help postdocs identify their short- and long-term career and professional development goals and serves as a tool to facilitate communication about these goals between postdocs and their mentors.
   
> Sample Annual Review. This document serves as model for conducting an annual review of training and professional progress and establishing a research and training plan for the future.
   
> FASEB Statement on Including Postdoctoral Mentoring Plans in Research Grant Applications and Sample Mentoring Plans. This statement describes FASEB's position that investigators should develop a plan for training and mentoring postdoctoral scholars supported on their research grants. The sample mentoring plans serve examples of the types of information investigators may want to include in a postdoctoral mentoring plan.
   
> PowerPoint: "Education and Employment of Biological and Medical Scientists: Data from National Surveys"
   
> American Society for Nutrition Funding Opportunities for Scientists
   

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