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  • Government Research

    The best way to begin learning more about Government Research as a career option is to read "Getting Started with Government Research" under the Resources tab. Also under Resources is a Bookstore link that will take to a recommended list of books and resources on Government Research which you can buy online or find at your campus or local library. Below, in the Videos and Articles section, you will find information about the experiences of life sciences PhDs and MDs who have chosen to pursue government research as an option and/or people in government who want to share insights specifically for people of your professional background on the government research field.
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    Getting Started With Government Research
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    Recommended reading for Government Research
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    Blogs for Government Research
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    Francis S. Collins - Director, NIH
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    Dr. Nicole Lurie - HHS Assistant Secretary for Preparedness & Response
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    Dr. Margaret Hamburg - Director, FDA
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    Dr. Thomas Frieden - Director, CDC & ASTDR
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    Dr. Carolyn Clancy - Director, AHRQ
     
    Articles
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    Introduction to the Federal Sector: Part I
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    FDA Career Opportunities for Science Professionals
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    Similarities in the Work Environment
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    The Beginning of My First Active Duty Assignment
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    International Experience
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    Starting Work in a Government Lab
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    My First Months on the Job
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    How did I get here?
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    Deciding Between Academia and Government Research
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    Choosing My Career Path from a Menu of Options
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    Wii and Career Options
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    Goodbye to the Ivory Towers
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    Working in an academic research institution –...
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    Pursuing the NBA of Science
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    Weighing All the Factors
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    Academic vs. Government Research: From the Eye of...
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    Your Place in the Policy Universe
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    Working in a Government Lab
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    Why Consider CDC?
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    Tikkun Olam: Repairing the World One Outbreak at...

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