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Our mission? To teach UCSF biomedical students and postdoctoral scholars the professional skills required for career success.

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Sara's Career Tip of the Month: How do I calm my "interview nerves"?

February 19, 2020

Hi there! I'm Sara Ayazi. As a career counselor at the Office of Career and Professional Development (OCPD), my goal is to help you navigate your career successfully!

Each month, I will be sending UCSF health professional students a career tip. A fellow health professional student recently asked if the...

Sara's Career Tip of the Month: How do I ask someone to be my mentor?

January 16, 2020

Image of Sara AyaziHi there! I'm Sara Ayazi. As a career counselor at the Office of Career and Professional Development (OCPD), my goal is to help you navigate your career successfully!  Each month, I will be sending UCSF health professional students a career tip.

In honor of National Mentoring Month,...

New Workshop Alert: Teaching trainees how to have a career conversation with their research mentor

January 6, 2020

image of two smiling peopleEveryone says it - students and postdocs should be having career conversations with their research mentor/PI. The challenge for students and postdocs is figuring out how best to bring up the topic and facilitate this important convesation.

One of our latest workshops ...


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