CDW5 Negotiations: Basic and Clinical Research

Program: Career Development Workshops
Translational Session
Sunday, April 3, 2016: 11:15 AM-12:15 PM
Room 204 (BCEC)

Sally Radovick, MD, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Dr Radovick is the Lawson Wilkins Professor of Pediatrics and Division Director of Pediatric Endocrinology at Johns Hopkins Children's Center, and Vice-Chair of Research in the Department of Pediatrics. She is a specialist in growth and development, and pubertal disorders in children, and her research focuses on the development and regulation of hypothalamic–pituitary function. Dr. Radovick has authored more than 90 scientific publications and numerous book chapters. She is the Chair of the Research Council for the Pediatric Endocrine Society, where she previously served as a Council member and Chair of the Drug and Therapeutics Committee. She is also a member of the Guidelines Committee of the Endocrine Society and Chair of the Hypothyroidism subcommittee.

Fredric Edward Wondisford, MD, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ

Nothing to Disclose: SR, FEW

After this session, attendees will be able to:

  • Understand when to begin negotiations in the hiring process.
  • Understand topics to negotiate for beyond salary, benefits, space and start-up (i.e. the intangibles: sabbaticals, ease of teaching burden, equipment funds, overhead return, spousal hire)
  • Be aware of the key differences between types of institutions: Colleges, Universities, Medical Schools, Hospitals, the NIH, etc.
  • Understand that basic and clinical researchers have different needs and how negotiating can meet those needs.
  • Identify and value career resources provided through EndoCareers®, including job placement boards, mentorship assistance, and career development programs.