2022-23 | Vol. I

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10 FAES Faculty Recognized for Excellence in Teaching

Congratulations to recipients of the FAES Excellence in Teaching Award! Honorees were nominated by their students across multiple categories that evaluated pedagogical methods and best teaching practices to support student engagement and learning in FAES online courses.  

 Lameese Akacem, Translational Science

 Sara Bandres-Ciga, Bioinformatics

 Sally Chang, Data Science

 Helena Fábryová, Virology and Biology

 Susan Kay, English Language Courses

 Amanda Kowalczyk, Bioinformatics and Statistics

 Karlijn Meeks, Global Public Health

 Ragavan V. Suresh, Immunology

 Jessica Rana, Bioinformatics

 Tom Sova, Technology Transfer

We were thrilled to read student comments detailing the individualized feedback they received and real-world examples of how FAES course topics impacted their research. Congratulations to our faculty!

Advance Your Science and Career.

The Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences (FAES) has offered continuing education and career development for the biomedical community since 1959. Our flexible opportunities help you maintain, expand, and learn the skills to keep pace with evolving careers in science.  


Take an online course or workshop

Learn the latest in data analysis with R, Python, and Fiji, and techniques like Flow Cytometry and Next Generation Sequencing. Gain understanding of virology, cancer biology, immunology, statistics, and more. Or get published with courses in academic writing and journal publication. Fall courses begin Aug. 31. Register at faes.org/ap.

Workshops registration is ongoing. View the workshops calendar for start dates.


Certify your skills with microcredentials

Earn academic credit and a digital badge with certain FAES courses and workshops that count toward a microcredential to build your resume.  

Teach for FAES 

Share your science beyond the bench! FAES offers free training and development resources to faculty. From our Best Teaching Practices in Higher Education course, to setting up your online course in Canvas, to speaking engagements and webinars, FAES offers expertise and experience to expand your career pathway. Email FAES Academic Programs for more information.  


The FAES Academic Scholarship

for self-funded students in

FAES courses and workshops. 

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Fall 2022 Virtual Information Session

Join us Thursday, August 11 from 12 - 1 pm EDT for a presentation about credit-bearing courses and online workshops offered this fall. Faculty and staff will answer questions.

Register in advance to receive the Zoom meeting link.

Register to Attend

Apply for the Michael E. DeBakey Fellowship in the History of Medicine

Each year the NLM Michael E. DeBakey Fellowship in the History of Medicine provides up to $10,000 in support for an individual conducting research in the historical collections of the National Library of Medicine. Applications due September 30.

Apply Online

Featured Courses & Workshops

BIOF 020 

Python for Beginners

Online Workshop

Aug 30 - Sept 16

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BIOF 084 

Pharmacometric Dose-Response Analyses in Clinical Trials Using R

Online Workshop

September 6 - 9

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ENGL 205 

English Conversation for Daily Life I-A

Online Course 

Aug 31 - Oct 19

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GENL 319

MCAT Review & Test Prep: General and Organic Chemistry and Physics

Online Course

Aug 31 - Oct 19

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GRAD 500

Writing and Publishing a Scientific Paper 

Online Workshop

Fridays, Sept 9 - 30

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