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[ Annual General Meeting 2017 ]

27-Jun-2017

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 5:30-7:00 pm, at BC Cancer Research Centre, Dorothy Lam Boardroom, 1st floor View Event Details (https://thesbn.worldsecuresystems.com/Events/2016-17..

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[ SBN Soiree 2017 ]

07-Jun-2017

Upcoming: Wednesday June 7th, 2017 6:00pm-9:00 pm, at TELUS World of Science View Event Details (https://thesbn.worldsecuresystems.com/Events/2016-17/soiree-2017)..

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[ Research Exchange & Poster Competition 2017 ]

25-May-2017

Research Exchange & Poster Competition 2017 Thursday, May 25th, 2017 8:30am-4:00 pm, at UBC Pharmaceutical Sciences Building Main Foyer, 2405 Wesbrook Mall View Event D..

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[ Networking Night ]

20-Apr-2017

Upcoming: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 6:30PM - 9:00PM Central City Brewpub (Central City Shopping Centre, 13450 102 Ave) View Event Details ( http://thesbn.ca/Events/2016-17..

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[ Career Connect - CDRD ]

07-Mar-2017

Upcoming: Tuesday, March 7 2017 1:30PM - 5:00PM; 2405 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver View Event Details (http://thesbn.ca/Events/2016-17/career_connect_cdrd)..

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[ Biotech Expo 2017 ]

23-Feb-2017

Upcoming: Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 5:30PM - 9:00PM Jack Poole Hall at the Robert H. Lee Alumni Center (6163 University Blvd) Event details here (http://thesbn.ca/E..

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Critical Skills For Success: expand your toolbox

SBN is proud to present our Critical Skills for Success workshop series. The series of interactive hands-on approach to learning are designed to expand your working knowledge of soft skills proven essential to your professional success.

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Regular Price: $10
Member Price: $5

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Agenda & Speakers

Jan 11 | Resume Clinic | Marlene Delanghe and John Horn

Tailor your resume for industry jobs and get feedback on yours from career specialists. Leading the panel of speakers will be Marlene Delanghe and John Horn.

Marlene has 14 years of experience in career development and corporate training as Career Coach, Trainer, Outplacement Consultant and Human Resources Manager. She has worked with over 1,500 clients in government, health care, post-secondary institutions, not-for-profit organizations and high-tech industry to find work or gain greater career satisfaction. She has worked with the University of British Columbia since 2000 and is also the principle of her own career coaching and training firm, CAREER SOLUTIONS.
Click here to find out more about Marlene Delanghe.

John has Over 10 years experience in providing innovative and personalized career education. He is currently Associate Director at The University of British Columbia’s Career Services. Previously, he was Career Manager at UBC’s Sauder School of Business. He has also served as the advisor for Work Integrated Learning (WIL) at SFU’s career services and a Continuing Education Instructor at Camosun College. John is also an excellent public speaker; he was featured on CBC's The Hour in 2005 and is a sought-after Emcee for many national conferences.

Jan 18 | Interview Clinic | Marlene Delanghe and Dr. Catherine Campbell

Practice your interview skills through interactive mock interview sessions with industry representatives. Our industry representative and guest interviewer for this workshop will be Dr. Catherine Campbell.

Catherine is a corporate development associate at Allon Therapeutics Inc, a clinical-stage biotech company focused on developing the first drugs that impact the progression of neurodegenerative diseases. Allon’s lead drug davunetide, is proceeding in Phase 2/3 clinical trial in an orphan indication, progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP). Catherine obtained her B. Sc in Biochmeistry from Concordia University in Montreal, QC. Upon completion of her Ph.D. in Neuroscience from the University of British Columbia, BC, Catherine entered the WestLink Technology Commercialization Internship Program to explore non-academic options to stay connected with her industry. Through WestLink, Catherine completed placements at SFU's Technology Transfer office, Allon Therapeutics and NDI Capital.
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Time & Location

Jan 11 | Resume Clinic | 4:00-5:30pm

Jan 18 | Interview Clinic | 5:00-7:00pm

The above clinics will take place at James Hogg iCAPTURE Centre for Cardiovascular and Respiratory Research at 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC V6Z 1Y6.


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What to Expect

You will develop soft skills critical throughout your career from subject matter experts. The limited workshop size and interactive-learning approach workshops will allow you to actively apply your new skills. A certification of completion will be awarded.

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