American Academy of PediatricsSection on Perinatal Pediatrics Trainee and Early Career Neonatologists Group
Made for us by us • The goal of these presentations is to make all the neonatal-perinatal medicine fellows aware of the resources available • Generate enthusiasm and participation from fellows • Regularly scheduled presentations to disseminate information and collect feedback
How can TECaN help me in career planning? (i.e. find a job!) www.aap.org/tecan
Resources • What kind of JOB do I want? • Where to LOOK? • Who to CONTACT? • How to PREPARE? • How about SALARY?
First, you need to decide your career path. In other words, what do you want to do with your professional career?
Once you know what type of job you’re looking for, you can go back to the TECaN website and look for one!...
If you find something you’re interested in, you may need more contact information.
Who to CONTACT? 1. Neonatologist Directory 2. Training Program Directory
So now you have an interview – how do you prepare, what questions do you ask?? The last time you interviewed was at least 3-4 years ago, and that was for fellowship!
How to PREPARE? Practice questions, do’s and dont’s, planning and preparation
YAY! You have an offer…now what about salary? What about other types of non-monetary compensation? Negotiating contracts?
The better prepared you are, the better chance you have. These resources are at your fingertips. USE THEM! Good luck in your future endeavors!