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Upcoming events:
1/30/15- Eagleton Science and Politics Workshop: Communicating Science to Politicians and the Public
4/10/15- Eagleton Science and Politics Workshop: How does science affect political decisions?
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Eagleton Science and Politics Workshop I

Communicating Science to Politicians and the Public

Friday, January 30, 2015

The Eagleton Science and Politics Workshop offers students in both the natural and social sciences the opportunity to explore ways in which science intersects with politics, policymaking, and public discourse – and how to build careers in that space.

9:00AM             
Keynote Speaker:  Dr. Paul Offit
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases and Director, Vaccine Education Center, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

10:30AM             
Discussion featuring:
Dahlia Sokolov, Ph.D.
Staff Director, Subcommittee on Research & Technology
United States House of Representatives

Additional speaker TBA

12 noon
Networking lunch

The Eagleton Science and Politics Workshop is supported in part by the Rutgers Interdisciplinary Job Opportunities for Biomedical Scientists program, which is funded by a Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training grant from the NIH. Our campus collaborators include the Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities and the Departments of Neuroscience and Cell Biology and Pediatrics at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. 

Open to current Rutgers students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty only.

Eagleton Institute of Politics
191 Ryders Lane, New Brunswick, NJ

General admission FREE - RSVP required
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Eagleton Science and Politics Workshop II

How Does Science Affect Political Decisions about Education, Health, and the Environment?


Friday, April 10, 2015

The Eagleton Science and Politics Workshop offers students in both the natural and social sciences the opportunity to explore ways in which science intersects with politics, policymaking, and public discourse – and how to build careers in that space.

9:30AM             
Discussion featuring:
Thomas J. Carew, Ph.D.

Anne and Joel Ehrenkranz Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Science
New York University

Additional speakers TBA

12 noon
Networking lunch

The Eagleton Science and Politics Workshop is supported in part by the Rutgers Interdisciplinary Job Opportunities for Biomedical Scientists program, which is funded by a Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training grant from the NIH. Our campus collaborators include the Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities and the Departments of Neuroscience and Cell Biology and Pediatrics Rutgers at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. 

Open to current Rutgers students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty only.

Eagleton Institute of Politics
191 Ryders Lane, New Brunswick, NJ

General admission FREE - RSVP required
Register here!

Directions available here

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Questions
If you have questions, please contact Randi Chmielewski at (848) 932-8455 or email events@eagleton.rutgers.edu