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  • 4/29/2013
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Women In Science Symposium

    Women in Science Symposium

    8:30 - 8:45 a.m. Introductory Remarks

    Coffee & Breakfast Served

    Hosted by: Vanderbilt Institute for Chemical Biology

    8:45 - 9:45 a.m. Plenary Speaker

    Dr. Madeleine Joullié\;, University of Pennsylvania:

    "Women in Science: Then and Now"

    9:45 - 10:15 a.m. Panel Discussion #1

    "Women PIs - Careers and Challenges Faced"

    Dr. Janet McDonald - Department of Chemistry

    Dr. Clare McCabe - Department of Engineering

    Dr. Kelly Holley-Bockelmann - Department of Astronomy

    Dr. Vicky Greene - Department of Physics

    10:15 - 10:30 a.m. Coffee Break

    10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Invited Speaker

    Dr. Virginia Shepherd, Vanderbilt University

    "Women in Science: Why so Few?"

    11:30 - 12:15 p.m . Panel Discussion #2

    "Couples in Science - Maintaining a Work-Life Balance"

    Drs. Michelle and Gary Sulikowski - Department of Chemistry

    Drs. Darren and Julie Engers - Department of Pharmacology

    12:15 - 12:30 p.m. Closing Remarks

    2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Breakout Session on Vanderbilt Initiatives

    LH Student Lounge

    Chemical Biology Association of Students (CBAS)

    Chemical and Physical Biology Program (CPBP) GSA

    Chemistry Graduate Student Association (GSA)

    The Margaret Cuninggim Women's Center

    Contact: Stephen Doster

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