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ASCEND Presentation Recordings

Video Presentations to provide strategic career training, resources, and opportunities for experiential and elevated learning, preparing KU Medical Center students and postdoctoral scholars for successful careers. 

Everyday Mindfulness for Focus, Attention, and Stress Management

This presentation by Allison Roodman, Ph.D., Student Counseling & Educational Support, demonstrates how to practice everyday “mindfulness”, simple practices that you can use to help you focus and direct your attention in a meaningful way and to better manage your stress.


Creating a Stellar Resume

View the presentation by Val Cervarich, Writing Help KC, to gain expert insights on how to write a captivating resume and cover letter that best represents you and your talents.


Creating and Managing Your Research Profiles

View the presentation Creating and Managing Your Research Profiles presented by KU Medical Center A.R. Dykes Library Librarian Liaison Peter Johnson.


Interviewing Tips and Tricks

View the presentation Interviewing Tips and Tricks presented by KU Medical Center Human Resources staff Andrea McGranahan, and Matt Miller.


Knowing Your Research Impact

View the presentation Knowing Your Research Impact presented by KU Medical Center A.R. Dykes Library Librarian Liaison, Prasanna Vaduvathiriyan.


Public Speaking and Professional Communication

View the presentation Public Speaking and Professional Communication presented by Dr. Meggie Mapes.


Chat GPT in Academia

View the presentation by KU Medical Center A.R. Dykes Library Librarian Liaisons, Peter Johnson, Prasanna Vaduvathiriyan, and Casey Phillips.

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