Social Media in Research

Join the Tri-Institutional Collaboration Network (TCN) for a workshop on the use of social media for career planning, networking and recruitment.

Audience

This program is for the Tri-Institutional research community.

Agenda

Session I: Career Planning and the Advantages of Social Media
This session will explore the use of social media services such as LinkedIn for postdoctoral career planning and seeking alternative employment.

Session II: Networking and Recruitment: The Tools of Social Media
This session will discuss how to use online patient recruitment, and future online requirements for federal researchers using VIVO – a research-focused discovery tool that enables collaboration among scientists across all disciplines.

Date & Time(s)

Location

Weill Cornell Medical College
Conference Room A-126
1300 York Avenue
New York, NY 10065

Contact

Erica Umberger
elu2003@med.cornell.edu

Sponsor(s)

Tri-Institutional Collaboration Network

Speaker(s)

Alana Silverman
Career Services
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Allyson Collins
Public Affairs
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

John Rodgers
Office of Public Affairs
Weill Cornell Medical College

Paul Albert
Web Communications
Weill Cornell Medical College