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

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Policy Paths: Science, Technology, and National Security

Scott Steele, Ph.D. - Director, Office of Research Alliances, Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester

 Jan 15, 2015 @ 3:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 1-9576 (Case Method Room)

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat

What Do Women Need to Achieve Equal Opportunity in Science?

Karla Neugebauer, Ph.D. - Professor, Department of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University

 Feb 19, 2015 @ 3:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 1-9576 (Case Method Room)

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat

Understanding RNA-Mediated Regulation While Learning How to Balance It All

Christine Dunham, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Emory University School of Medicine

 Mar 19, 2015 @ 3:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 1-9576 (Case Method Room)

Host: Dr. Dmitri Ermolenko

The Best-Laid Schemes of Mice & Women Rarely Go Awry

Susan Ross, Ph.D. - Interim Chair & Professor, Department of Microbiology, Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania

 Apr 16, 2015 @ 3:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 1-9576 (Case Method Room)

Host: Dr. Harold Smith

Retraining Damaged Brains: A Personal Journey

Krystel Huxlin, Ph.D. - James V. Aquavella Professor in Ophthalmology and Director of Research, Flaum Eye Institute University of Rochester

 Sep 17, 2015 @ 3:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 1-9576 (Case Method Room)

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat

Genes to Biogen, Non-coding RNAs to Alnylam, Science to Innovation

Phillip A. Sharp, Ph.D. - Nobel Laureate, Institute Professor, Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, MIT, Cambridge, MA

 Oct 15, 2015 @ 3:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 1-9576 (Case Method Room)

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat (Co-Sponsored by the Center for RNA Biology, the RNA Structure & Function Cluster, and the NIH T32 in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences)

On Being an MD (Woman) in Science in the (Modern) Era

Elizabeth Jonas, M.D., Ph.D. - Associate Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology) and of Neurobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

 Nov 19, 2015 @ 3:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 1-9576 (Case Method Room)

Host: Dr. Paul Brookes and Owen Smith