Seminars

GWIS Seminars are held the third Thursday of each month from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Please check our GWIS Fall 2015-2016 flyer and our GWIS Spring 2015 flyer.

Upcoming 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010

Date/Rm# Presenter(s) Affiliation Title
Sep 17 1-9576 Krystel Huxlin, Ph.D. James V. Aquavella Professor in Ophthalmology and Director of Research, Flaum Eye Institute University of Rochester Retraining Damaged Brains: A Personal Journey
Oct 15 1-9576 Phillip A. Sharp, Ph.D. Nobel Laureate, Institute Professor, Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, MIT, Cambridge, MA Genes to Biogen, Non-coding RNAs to Alnylam, Science to Innovation
Nov 19 1-9576 Elizabeth Jonas, M.D., Ph.D. Associate Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology) and of Neurobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT On Being an MD (Woman) in Science in the (Modern) Era
Jan 21 1-9576 Catherine Ovitt, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Genetics, and Center for Oral Biology, University of Rochester Medical Center Challenging Career Advice at Every Step
Feb 18 1-9576 Karyn Schmidt, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow in the lab of Carl Novina, MD, PhD , Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School How to Land and Survive a Post-Doc: Advice from the Trenches
Mar 17 1-9576 Guy Riddihough Senior Editor; Research, Perspectives Editor at Science, Washington DC TBA
Apr 21 1-9576 Elizabeth Rhoades, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Navigating Academia with a Two-Body Problem
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