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 2014 flyer and our GWIS Spring 2015 flyer.

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Date/Rm# Presenter(s) Affiliation Title
Jan 16 1-9576 Hong Zhang, M.D., Ph.D. Chief, Highland Radiation Oncology Associate Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY Breast Cancer: Screening and Treatment
Feb 20 G-9425 Joe Palca, Ph.D. Science Correspondent, NPR News, Washington, D.C. Science and News: A Marriage of Convenience
Feb 20 1-9576 Joe Palca, Ph.D. Science Correspondent, NPR News, Washington DC Success Outside Academia: It’s Very Possible
Mar 20 1-9576 Lorraine Symington, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Columbia University, New York, NY The Joy of Cooking: From Cookies to Plasmids
Apr 17 1-9576 Kim Ritchie, Ph.D. Senior Scientist; Program Manager - Marine Microbiology, Department of Marine Biology & Conservation, Mote Marine Laboratory, Sarasota, FL The Science of Fundraising: Perspectives from a Marine Microbiologist
May 15 3-6408 Jayne Danska, Ph.D. Senior Scientist, Program in Genetics and Genome Biology, Hospital for Sick Children Research Institute Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto Navigating by your inner compass - science, family and an adventurous life
Sep 18 1-9576 Jamie Cate, Ph.D. Professor, Departments of Molecular & Cell Biology and Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley Science for Breakfast
Oct 16 1-9576 Traci Hall, Ph.D. Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Structural Biology, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina Personalized Science: The Roles of Heroes, Mentors, and Family in Our Careers
Nov 20 1-9576 Carissa R. Childs, Ph.D. Patent Attorney, LeClairRyan, Rochester, NY A Career Path in Patent Law
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