Past Seminars

2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009

Date Presenter(s) Affiliation Title
January 20 Carla M. Peracchia, M.D. Senior Instructor,, Department of Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center Women’s Heath Issues
February 17 Lidza Kalifa, M.S. Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Biology, University of Rochester Keeping Your Options Open: Transitioning from Graduate Student to Post-Doc
March 17 Renée Schroeder, Ph.D. Institute for Microbiology and Genetics, University of Vienna, Austria How I Managed my Lab and my Kids
April 21 Amy Hein, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Neurobiology & Anatomy, University of Rochester Medical Center Think Policy is Only for Politicians? Perspectives from a Science Policy Fellowship with the National Academies of Science
September 15 Clara Kielkopf, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Rochester Pros and Cons of Tenure Before Family
October 20 Marlene Belfort, Ph.D. Research Scientist, Wadsworth Center, Molecular Genetics, Distinguished Professor, School of Public Health, Biomedical Sciences, NYS Department of Health, Center for Medical Science, Albany, NY Science and the Psyche, Motherhood and Mentoring
November 17 Eleanor Goldfarb, N.P. Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher and Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Open Sky Yoga Center, Rochester, NY How the Yogis Do It: The Science of Stress Management
December 1 Robert T. Abraham, Ph.D. Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer, Oncology Research Unit, Pfizer Worldwide Research and Development, Pearl River, NY Worlds Apart: One Scientist’s Journey from Academic Principal Investigator to Pharmaceutical Executive
Graduate Women In Science (GWIS)

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