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Washington, DC Course Listing    

August 19th - August 23rd

Please see below for the full listing of ACS Career Pathways, ACS Leadership Development System® and ACS Short Courses that will be offered at the 2017 Fall National Meeting in Washington, DC.  Enroll in these courses when you register for the National Meeting or add courses to your existing National Meeting registration.
 

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Professional Education Courses

  Saturday, August 19th  
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Managing Performance and Productivity in the Laboratory SC-MPPL
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Essentials of Modern HPLC/UHPLC 1: Fundamentals and Applications SC-UPLC1
  Saturday, August 19th - Sunday, August 20th  
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Analysis and Interpretation of Mass Spectral Data SC-AIMS
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Application of Pharmacokinetics and Safety Pharmacology for Chemists in Drug Development  SC-PKPD
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Chemical Engineering for Chemists SC-CEFC
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Dispersions in Liquids: Suspensions, Emulsions, and Foams SC-DISP
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Effective Technical Writing SC-ETWR
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Methods Development, Validation Procedures, and Regulatory Compliance Issues SC-METD
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Organic Synthesis: Methods and Strategies for the 21st Century Chemist SC-SORG
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Polymer Science and Technology SC-PCHM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Polymeric Coatings SC-COAT
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Project Management for Technical Professionals SC-PROJ
  Saturday, August 19th - Monday, August 21st  
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Experimental Design for Productivity and Quality in Research & Development SC-EXPD
  Sunday, August 20th  
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM Effective Science Communication: How to use storytelling and other delivery techniques to successfully discuss your work with the public and colleagues in unrelated fields SC-ESCM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Essentials of Modern HPLC/UHPLC 2: Practice, Operation, Troubleshooting and Method Development SC-UPLC2
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Intellectual Property Strategies for Technical Professionals SC-IPST
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Quality Management of the Laboratory SC-LMGT
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Write Your Own Patent Applications SC-WOPA
  Sunday, August 20th - Monday, August 21st  
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Effective Supervision of Scientists and the Technical Staff SC-SUPV
  Monday,  August 21st  
8:30 PM - 5:00 PM Highlights of FDA Regulations SC-FDAR
  Tuesday, August 22nd - Wednesday, August 23rd  
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM 1-D and 2-D NMR Spectroscopy: Structure Determination of Small Molecule Organic Compounds SC-DNMR
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Chemistry for Non-Chemists: The Basics, Language, and Fu

Career Pathway and Leadership Development Courses

  Sunday, August 20  
9:30AM - 11:00AM Managing Your Career with Modern Technology CP
11:15AM - 1:00PM ChemIDP, Planning for Your Career CP
1:00PM - 3:00PM Careers in Industrial Chemistry: Identifying Your Role in the Industrial Value Chain CP
1:00PM - 4:00PM Finding Yourself: Identifying a Career that Matches your Strengths and Values CP
1:00PM - 3:00PM Setting Yourself Up for Success in an Interview CP
1:00PM - 5:00PM Collaborating Across Boundaries LDS
3:30PM - 5:30PM Making the Most of Your Interview: Outshine the Competition CP
3:30PM - 5:30PM Résumé Development: Marketing Your Brand for an Industrial Chemistry Position CP
4:30PM - 5:30PM Networking: How to Get Started CP
  Monday,  August 21  
8:00AM - 10:00AM Finding Your Market, Defining Your Business  CP
8:00AM - 10:00AM The Higher Ed Landscape  CP
8:00AM - 10:00AM Opportunities for Chemists in the Federal Government CP
8:00AM - 12:00PM Leading Change LDS
10:30AM - 12:30PM How to Find and Apply for a Chemistry Position in the Federal Government CP
10:30AM - 12:30PM Higher Ed-Presenting Yourself CP
10:30AM - 12:30PM Your Sales Marketing and Financing Plan CP
1:00PM - 3:00PM Careers in Industrial Chemistry: Identifying Your Role in the Industrial Value Chain CP
1:00PM - 3:00PM Setting Yourself Up for Success in an Interview CP
1:00PM - 4:00PM Finding Yourself: Identifying a Career that Matches your Strengths and Values CP
1:00PM - 5:00PM Strategic Planning LDS
3:30PM - 5:30PM Making the Most of Your Interview: Outshine the Competition CP
3:30PM - 5:30PM Résumé Development: Marketing Your Brand for an Industrial Chemistry Position CP
4:30PM - 5:30PM Networking: How to Get Started CP
  Tuesday, August 22  
8:00AM - 10:00AM Careers in Industrial Chemistry: Identifying Your Role in the Industrial Value Chain CP
8:00AM - 11:00AM Finding Yourself: Identifying a Career that Matches your Strengths and Values CP
8:00AM - 10:00AM Setting Yourself Up for Success in an Interview CP
8:00AM - 12:00PM Fostering Innovation LDS
10:30AM - 12:30PM Making the Most of Your Interview: Outshine the Competition CP
10:30AM - 12:30PM Résumé Development: Marketing Your Brand for an Industrial Chemistry Position CP
11:30AM - 12:30PM Networking: How to Get Started CP
1:00PM - 3:00PM Opportunities for Chemists in the Federal Government CP
1:00PM - 3:00PM The Higher Ed Landscape  CP
1:00PM - 5:00PM Leading without Authority LDS
1:30PM - 3:00PM Foreign National Scientist Obtaining a Job in the US CP
3:30PM - 5:30PM Higher Ed-Presenting Yourself CP
3:30PM - 5:30PM How to Find and Apply for a Chemistry Position in the Federal Government CP
3:30PM - 5:00PM Writing Excellent Proposals CP
  Wednesday, August 23  
8:00AM - 10:00AM Careers in Industrial Chemistry: Identifying Your Role in the Industrial Value Chain CP
8:00AM - 10:00AM Setting Yourself Up for Success in an Interview CP
8:00AM - 11:00AM Finding Yourself: Identifying a Career that Matches your Strengths and Values CP
10:30AM - 12:30PM Making the Most of Your Interview: Outshine the Competition CP
10:30AM - 12:30PM Résumé Development: Marketing Your Brand for an Industrial Chemistry Position CP
11:30AM - 12:30PM Networking: How to Get Started CP