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Street smarts of science for students

A workshop organized by the Society for Leukocyte Biology offers advice to graduate students on how to navigate educational and professional waters to find success in academia.

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We thank J. Gomez-Cambronero, L. Montanier, D.G. Remick and M.K. Jung for help onsite at the “Street Smarts of Science” workshops; and M. Glenn and S.-A. Creighton, K.A. Esguerra, V. Floriani, M. Mack, B. Newby and F. Zadlock for contributions to the workshop content. Supported by the US National Institutes of Health (T32 AA013527 to E.J.K., F30 AA022856 to M.M.C. and K02 DA016149 to S.L.C.) and the Dr. Ralph and Marian C. Falk Medical Research Trust (E.J.K.).

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Chen, M., Zahs, A., Chang, S. et al. Street smarts of science for students. Nat Immunol 15, 997–999 (2014).

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