Team Science: Facilitating Collaboration and Research

WVCTSI will host the third installment of the seminar series highlighting team science. During “Team Science: Facilitating Collaboration and Research,” Darshana Shah, Ph.D., professor and associate dean of faculty affairs and professional development at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, will instruct attendees how to conduct more effective collaborative research by examining barriers and challenges to successful collaboration, and ways to overcome them. The first two team science seminars presented by Shah can be viewed anytime on the WVCTSI YouTube channel.

This workshop will take place on May 15, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place. Please contact Renice Gray at Renice.Gray@hsc.wvu.edu for additional information. RSVP here.

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