Career Transition Courses at the NIH

for details and registration see www.training.nih.gov/events/upcoming



Date/LocationDescription
Focus on Careers 

May 18, 2017,  3-5 pm followed by BioBuzz 

Johns Hopkins University A/R Building
9601 Medical Center Drive

​​​Join us in the back parking lot at Johns Hopkins Montgomery County campus to explore local biotech careers w/ Employers who have open jobs, and two great workforce training organizations that can help you advance your career – Worksource Montgomery & BioTrain.  As an added bonus you get to explore the brand new Mobile Exploration Lab (MXLab).
From 4-6:00 we’ll have food and beverage available for some BioBuzz style networking with others from the region.
Stop by for an hour or the whole event.  We have a great lineup of companies ready for to meet you!

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Training Modules Download registration form, sign it, scan it, and send it to michael.smith@montgomerycollege.edu. (Details and past events on Training Modules tab.)

Biotechnology thrives on talented employees that add to their abilities over time through work experience, seminars, meetings and short courses

Current Events


Course TitleDate/LocationDescription
BioInformaticsMay 16 and May 18, 2017 6:30pm - 9:00pm Education Center Montgomery College 20200 Observation Dr Germantown, MD 20876 BE160

Overview of Bioinformatic applications May 16 Employment opportunities and requirements May 18

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Operating in a regulated environment
April 27 and May 4, 11, 2017 6:30pm - 9:00pm Education Center Montgomery College 20200 Observation Dr Germantown, MD 20876 BE160

Contract Research Organizations (Apr 27) Quality Assurance (May 4) Pharmaceutical Operation and Project Management  (May 11)

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WELCOME!


​BIOTrain is a sector partnership of biotechnology companies, government, nonprofits, led by Montgomery College and working together to shape a technical workforce that is ready for today and tomorrow  



April 26, 2017INDUSTRY: NEGOTIATING OFFERS AND MAKING THE TRANSITION

11 am- 12 noon Building 35, Room 620/630

NIH Campus, Bethesda MD


​​Job Postings

(Open and scroll down to Careers)

Upcoming and Current Modules

MOBILE MDBIOLAB VISITS GERMANTOWN

from mymcmedia.org


“We are here today to actually introduce job seekers here in Montgomery County to opportunities and careers in biotechnology, life sciences and health sciences,” said Brian Gaines, CEO, MdBio Foundation.

According to Gaines, Montgomery County is the epicenter for biotechnology in the state of Maryland.

“In Maryland, there are over 500 companies that are engaged in biotech, life sciences, health sciences, healthcare information technology, so it is a wide range of companies,” Gaines said. “There are literally thousands of jobs right here in Montgomery County as well as across the state of Maryland.”

The idea of the visit was so job seekers at the county’s One Stop Career Center could learn firsthand about this growing industry. For one, you don’t have to have a college degree in science to land a job in the biotech industry. Read more.