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The Psychological Impact of a Discovery Grant by Melissa Skala

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

I’d like to talk about the psychological impact that the VICC Ambassadors Discovery Grants have on the new investigators who receive them. Newly independent scientists who start their own research labs are vulnerable in the same ways that new businesses are vulnerable. We suffer from inexperience and “rookie” mistakes, a lack of resources to start-up […]