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The Chemistry Professional Development Organization (CPDO) welcomes all chemistry and chemistry-affiliated graduate students and postdocs at the University of Michigan. 

We host approximately one event per month, with certain events (such as industry panels, academic job panels, and networking events) appearing yearly. Check out our Event Archive for ideas of events we've hosted. Have an idea for an event? Contact us - we're always looking for new ideas and we welcome your input! 

Coming up next:

November 7th - A career in patent law

Two speakers Dr. Nadine Wong, a senior licensing specialist in physical sciences and engineering program here at The University of Michigan, as well as Dr. Joshua Ney, a pharmaceutical, biotechnology and chemical industry patent litigation specialist working at Brinks, Gilson, & Lione in Ann Arbor will speak on their career track in patent law.