Grads: February 24 Event | Public Speaking: How to Engage Your Audience

Feb. 24 Event: Public Speaking for Researchers: How to Engage Your Audience

FRIDAY, FEB. 24, 2017, 12 TO 1:30 P.M.
Networking and a light lunch will begin at 11:30 a.m.
UW Medicine South Lake Union, Room 123AB

Wondering how to deliver effective and engaging presentations about complex research topics? Need a refresher on best practices in public speaking?
In the first half of this ITHS Career Development Series event, you’ll learn practical tips for crafting an elevator pitch, connecting with your audience, and developing a stage presence. In the second half, you’ll have a chance to workshop your elevator pitch and public speaking with seasoned experts.

Public Speaking for Researchers: How to Engage Your Audience → By the end of this event, you will know how to:
• Build your base: Manage anxiety, develop your stage presence, and adapt to unexpected situations.
• Know your audience: Earn the trust of your audience and improve the reception of your message.
• Tell your story:  Distill information using accessible language and connect to your audiences through storytelling.

This event is sponsored by ITHS. Seating is limited — please register if you plan to attend.

UW Medicine South Lake Union, Building C Room 123AB
850 Republican St.
Seattle, WA 98109

The Institute is supported by grants UL1TR000423, KL2TR000421, and TL1TR000422 from the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through the Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program (CTSA). Please help us continue to support your research by citing our grant number(s) in publications we supported.


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