Season 2 Episode 17: Training to the Need featuring Community College of Philadelphia & The Wistar Institute | Growing Greater

Growing Greater
Friday, July 19th
This week we continue with our special series with our Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia (Chamber)’s Talent Action Team showcasing just how vital talent retention and workforce development initiatives are to this region. First, Dr. Donald Guy Generals, President of Community College of Philadelphia (CCP) chats with Matt Cabrey, Executive Director of Select Greater Philadelphia, a council of the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia, about how students are not only obtaining a world class education, but launching their careers through training programs. Then, Brian Keith, Dean of Biomedical Studies from The Wistar Institute explains how they have partnered with CCP to create the Biomedical Technician Training Program; a program designed to prepare community college students for new career opportunities as research assistants and technicians.
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