Message from the New ECNG Chair

Dear ECNG Members, I am very excited to be taking on the role of Chair of the Early Career Networking Group.  Over the last three years I have worked to build the ECNG Mentoring Task Force, and I am proud to see all we have been able to accomplish in that time.  I have worked...
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BI-ISIG Project Funding Awards Highlight Early Career Members

Last year, a new initiative was launched to support projects generated and executed by task forces of the Brain Injury Interdisciplinary Special Interest Group (BI-ISIG). When sufficient funds are available, the BI-ISIG Executive Committee will select and award 12-month Task Force Development Grants through a competitive process. Each project team includes at least one Early...
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Original Article: First Time Experience at ACRM

By Jen Weaver, MA, OTR/L, CBIS Doctoral Student in Translational Health Science at The George Washington University I joined ACRM a little over a year ago at the recommendation of my doctoral advisor. I was pleased to get involved as a task force committee member with the Measurement Networking Group and during the monthly calls...
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Original Article: Strategies for Success–Get the Gist

By Asha Vas, PhD Graduate school is challenging. For many students, adapting to a clinical professional graduate degree program requires greater effort compared to undergraduate education. Integration of factual knowledge with clinical conditions draws on higher-order cognitive abilities including gist/ abstract reasoning and innovation. Increasingly, educators are adopting theory-driven and research-supported programs to improve academic...
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ECNG Task Force Information: Get Involved!

New members are welcome and encouraged to join us no matter what career stage you are!  Find a task force you are interested in and contact the task force chair to learn about ways to participate. The mission of the Early Career Networking Group (ECNG) is to foster the development and advancement of early career professionals...
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Research Spotlight on ACRM Members

Get to know and learn from your peers... This new Research Spotlight column is intended to help you get to know the work of ACRM members from all career stages and disciplines and provide insight about the different career paths people take. Here, find words of wisdom about how to best succeed as you navigate your career path. We...
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Career Development Resources

Check out these articles, links to useful resources, tips, and opportunities to find the information you need to keep your career on track. This quarter you'll find several articles about scientific writing. Ready for your next job or promotion? See the post-doc announcements, interview tips, and tips for success on tenure-track.   Grant Resources and...
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