Life Sciences Career Expo 2021

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The¬†LSCE is¬†a virtual, national, multi-day careers conference¬†designed to bring together students and postdoctoral fellows with educators, researchers, industry partners and government stakeholders. These professionals have shared common interests to¬†educate the next generation of trainees about diverse careers and find talented individuals to support their organizations’ vision.

Be sure to register today to get our early-bird discount! We also encourage you to check out our website to learn more about the diverse and informative sessions being offered and the amazing line-up of participating companies. We also have posted the recording of our Information Session we held last month, which provided an overview of the LSCE sessions and some tips on what to do before, during and after the expo!

Check out the LSCE YouTube channel


  • Week 1: May 12th¬†and 14th
  • Week 2: May 19th¬†and 20th
  • Week 3: May 26th¬†and 28th


  • 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM EST


  • Whova Virtual Conference Platform



Two-day Job Simulation Program

May 12th & 14th; May 19th & 20th | 4:00 PM – 4:50 PM EST

Are you curious about what a day is like for an industry professional? Sign up to participate in our Job Simulation Program. These are two-day simulations designed to show you what a position is like through an industry-related micro-project! This year, our Job Simulation themes include Medical Affairs, Healthcare Investment Banking & Consulting and Scientific Communications. Spots are limited and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis!

Professional Skills Workshops

Every day during the Expo | 4:00 PM – 4:50 PM EST

Are you looking for ways to boost your professional skills? In collaboration with various partnering organizations, the LSCE is offering a variety of workshops designed to provide relevant and impactful skill-building exercises on various topics! Visit our website for workshop descriptions!

Keynote Panels and Interactive Discussions

Check out our agenda for panel-specific dates & times

Interested in learning from key leaders in industry and academia on current exciting topics? Three moderated panels will take place during the Expo, which will address current topics, such as AI & the Future of Health, Research and Work, Educating Next-Gen Researchers, and Transitioning Successfully from School to Work. For more information on the participating speakers, check out our website!

We will continue to update our website with participating speakers and companies, so be sure to check it out and follow us on social media to get the latest updates on the Expo. If you have any questions please reach out to us at We look forward to seeing you at the LSCE!

Warm wishes,

The Life Sciences Career Expo 2021 Organizing Committee

(Jenna van Leeuwen, Alaa Alsaafin, Maria Mercado, Kevin Kuang, Nana Lee, Reinhart Reithmeier, Walid A. Houry, Roula Andreopoulos)



Learn more on the website

Download the information PDF