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Understanding the traditional, one-track model of career planning no longer serves the success of our students and trainees. ASCEND aims to elevate learning.


ASCEND draws inspiration from the NIH Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training (BEST) program to provide strategic training, resources and opportunities for experiential learning.

ASCEND Video Presentations

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ASCEND Workshops

Learn more about ASCEND workshops and how to sign up for our next one!

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Faculty Affairs and Career Development

University of Kansas Medical Center
Faculty Affairs and Career Development
Mailstop 4009
Wescoe Pavilion 5003

3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS 66160
Phone: 913-588-1381
Fax: 913-588-5242