Project Management: Tips and Tricks for Managing Projects Beyond Graduate School and Refining Your Skills

April 18, 2024

Dive into the world of project management with the ASN SIG webinar, "Project Management: Tips and Tricks for Managing Projects Beyond Graduate School and Refining Your Skills." This engaging session is tailored for nutrition graduate students looking to elevate their project management capabilities for success in any career path within the nutrition field. Expert speakers will provide insights on practical strategies for goal setting, task delegation, effective communication, and leveraging project management tools. Learn how to navigate the challenges of project management, encourage collaboration, and apply these skills to enhance your professional development. Join us to unlock the secrets of managing projects efficiently and making a significant impact in your future roles in nutrition.

 

Speakers

Sarah Comstock, PhD
Michigan State University

Julia Katcher, PhD, RDN, LDN
PepsiCo

Amanda Fultz, PhD, RDN, LDN
USDA Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion

Learning Objectives

  1. Explain the Importance of Project Management in Nutrition: Recognize how project management skills apply across various career paths in nutrition, from research and academia to industry and consulting.
  2. Set and Achieve Project Goals: Learn how to define clear, achievable objectives for projects, organize tasks effectively, and monitor progress to ensure successful outcomes.
  3. Foster Effective Communication and Collaboration: Master the art of communication and teamwork, essential for managing interdisciplinary projects and promoting a collaborative work environment.
  4. Delegate Tasks Wisely: Identify the principles of delegation to efficiently allocate resources and responsibilities, enabling you to manage larger projects with confidence.
  5. Highlight Project Management Skills in Professional Settings: Discover how to articulate your project management experiences and skills during job interviews and in your CV/resume, making you a more attractive candidate to potential employers.
  6. Adapt and Respond to Project Challenges: Learn strategies for anticipating potential obstacles in project timelines and adapting plans flexibly to ensure continuity and success.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Attendance

    Learners are eligible to download a Certificate of Attendance upon activity completion. A Certificate of Attendance confirms the learner has completed the activity and does not confer any continuing education credit to the learner from ASN.

Course opens: 
03/07/2024
Course expires: 
04/18/2024
Event starts: 
04/18/2024 - 3:30pm EDT
Event ends: 
04/18/2024 - 4:30pm EDT
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Available Credit

  • 1.00 Attendance

    Learners are eligible to download a Certificate of Attendance upon activity completion. A Certificate of Attendance confirms the learner has completed the activity and does not confer any continuing education credit to the learner from ASN.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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