Purpose & Responsibilities:
The International Center for Professional Development, in partnership with medical technology industry sponsors, will host a training session for the 2016 Scientist Mentoring & Diversity Program for Medical Technology, (SMDP MedTech).
The year-long mentoring program brings together diverse graduate students and postdocs for a professional development training experience October 15-19, 2016 in Minneapolis, MN. SMDP MedTech Scholars will be paired with industry mentors from medical technology companies. After attending training workshops, each Scholar/Mentor team will attend AdvaMed2016: The MedTech Conference. They work together for one year after the event to carry out a personalized mentoring plan that helps prepare the SMDP MedTech Scholars for careers in the medical technology industry.
Who Serves on the SMDP MedTech Outreach & Planning Committee: