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Best Practices for Professional Use of Social Media By Scott Szczesny, Megan Driscoll
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The explosive growth of social media has had a tremendous impact on professional networking. Web sites like Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, and LinkedIn have changed the way we interact with our colleagues, friends, and family. When utilized correctly, social media can organize and streamline your professional network allowing you to more easily stay connected with your colleagues. When not managed properly, on-line networking can be a tremendous time sink and potentially lead to embarrassing situations. What are the best practices for using social media to manage a productive professional network? More...

2010 BIO Career Fair
Monday May 3, 2010, 2-7 p.m.
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BioCapital (Bethesda, Maryland)

SAIC-Frederick, Inc.
Protocol Navigator
Responsibilities include orchestrating meetings with investigators and other key medical staff to identify required support. Works directly with investigators and medical writers on the production and revision of clinical research protocols and facilitates the activities of writing and regulatory review that occur in tandem and includes bidirectional dialogue and feedback etc.

BioMidwest (Deerfield, Illinois)

Lundbeck Inc. (formerly Ovation Pharmaceuticals)
Medical Information Associate
The Medical Information Associate (MIA) receives, processes and responds in a timely fashion to unsolicited medical information requests posed by healthcare professionals relevant to Lundbeck Inc. medications.

Biotech Beach (San Diego, California)

Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Lead Analyst, Managed Markets
Responsibilities: Partner closely with Managed Markets team to identify, analyze, and measure data to support business needs and goal achievement etc.

Biotech Bay (South San Francisco, California)

Catalyst Biosciences, Inc.
Research Associate/Sr. Research Associate, Hemostasis Biochemistry
The successful candidate will be involved in the characterization of therapeutically relevant proteases from the hemophilia discovery platform.

Genetown (Cambridge, Massachusetts)

sanofi pasteur, Acambis Campus
Deputy Director Protein Purification
The Protein Chemistry group is looking for a Deputy Director of Protein Purification, who will coordinate projects and resources in support of new and ongoing projects, develop scalable purification strategies, bring in new technologies, and improve the capabilities of the group.

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2010 Genetown Career Fair

Job seekers can spend a day with HR representatives and Hiring Managers from top biotech, pharma, and medical device companies in the Northeast region.

Candidates with a 4-year degree in the life sciences and a minimum of 2-years of industry related experience are invited to attend. Just register by clicking the button below.

Exhibiting companies are recruiting for positions in areas such as: QA/QC, clinical research, engineering, biostatistics, clinical data management, chemistry, regulatory affairs, and research.

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Genetown Career Fair, Cambridge, MA, March 15, 2010
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Pharm Country Career Fair, Philadelphia, PA, April 22, 2010
DeviceSpace Career Fair, Irvine, CA, April 28, 2010
BIO Chicago Career Fair, Chicago, IL, May 3, 2010
Bio NC Career Fair, Durham, NC, May 17, 2010
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