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

Please check our GWIS Spring 2019 flyer.

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Challenging Career Advice at Every Step

Catherine Ovitt, Ph.D. - Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Genetics, and Center for Oral Biology, University of Rochester Medical Center

 Jan 21, 2016 @ 3:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat

How to Land and Survive a Post-Doc: Advice from the Trenches

Karyn Schmidt, Ph.D. - Postdoctoral Fellow in the lab of Carl Novina, MD, PhD , Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School

 Feb 18, 2016 @ 3:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat

Leaving Science for Science (and Nature and PNAS)

Guy Riddihough - Senior Editor; Research, Perspectives Editor at Science, Washington DC

 Mar 17, 2016 @ 3:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Talk will be held at the Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Retreat at the German House, 315 Gregory St., Time: TBD

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat

Navigating Academia with a Two-Body Problem

Elizabeth Rhoades, Ph.D. - Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

 Apr 21, 2016 @ 3:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium

Host: Dr. Alan Grossfield

From Grad School to Tenured Faculty: A Few Tips from a Former U of R Grad Student

Blanton Tolbert, PhD - Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

 Sep 15, 2016 @ 3:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | Adolph Auditorium (1-7619)

Our Choices Affect Our Options - Reflections on Obtaining a Rich and Fulfilling Career and Family Life

Deborah Andrew, PhD - Professor, Department of Cell Biology, John Hopkins School of Medicine. Baltimore, MD

 Oct 20, 2016 @ 3:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 1-9576 (Case Method Room)

Working with the Pharma Industry From the Academic Side of the Fence

Rachel Fearns, PhD - Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

 Nov 17, 2016 @ 3:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 1-9576 (Case Method Room)