The Committee on Diversity Initiatives is seeking volunteers interested in becoming mentors for the 2018 Undergraduate Diversity Program held March 10-12, 2018, in conjunction with the SOT Annual Meeting. The deadline is January 24.
Poster Tours for Trainees is returning to the 2018 Annual Meeting for its seventh year. PDA is currently asking Full and Associate SOT members to sign up as Guides.
Iowa State University and Tuskegee University recently were awarded a NIH NIGMS R25 grant for a Toxicology Mentoring and Skills Development Training Program and are recruiting 15 mentors from industry and government.
The SOT Graduate Subcommittee, which I chair, recognizes the importance of research mentors in promulgating good practices among trainees, including producing high-quality data and sharing the culture of promoting integrity.
As a young girl, Latresa Billings, PharmD, BCPS, who is currently a clinical coordinator and residency coordinator at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, watched her grandmother regimentally take pills that were designed to help manage her diabetes.