The National Postdoctoral Association’s (NPA) seventh annual celebration of National Postdoc Appreciation Week (NPAW) was celebrated September 19 – 23, 2016.
In 2016, 350 events were hosted at 98 institutions in 34 states, Washington, D.C., Canada, and India. Events included a postdoc appreciation BBQ lunch at Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute in La Jolla, Ca.; the Texas A&M University postdoctoral research symposium “Reproducibility and Transparency in Scientific Discovery”; and a “Tips for Reluctant Networkers” workshop at Iowa State University. Other popular events included ice cream socials, CV and résumé consultations, happy hours, receptions, and various wellness services.