University of Southern California


Tell Me About Your Goals: Creating an Effective Oral Executive Summary

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for fellows and junior faculty members from CHLA and USC.

Course Description

Senior CHLA faculty members will lead an interactive presentation on how to develop an effective executive summary to communicate one’s career goals and promote one’s research to secure future support.

The goal is to bring together faculty and fellows to learn how to communicate their career and research vision to the larger community. Activities will include interactive sessions to work through written materials and repeated practice of one’s elevator speech in a group setting.


Faculty Development Program at CHLA


One 2 hour session.

Next course

September 15, 2017 | 12:30-2:30 PM | Location: Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA), John Stauffer, Room A

Lunch provided

Course Registration

To register, please RSVP at least one week prior to the first class via email, indicating the course(s) you are attending, to

For information about workshops, contact the office at 213-740-6709.