Seattle AWIS: October 21st, Overcome Gender Bias: Leveraging Mentors to Maximize Career Development

[Seattle AWIS]: REMINDER: October 21st, – Overcome Gender Bias: Leveraging Mentors to Maximize Career Development

Seattle AWIS and Hutch United present –
Overcome Gender Bias: Leveraging Mentors to Maximize Career Development

Wednesday, October 21st, 5:00 PM, Early start time for October meeting only.
Join us to discuss and raise awareness to issues that many scientists face throughout their career.
Our panelists will discuss their experiences with mentoring relationships, career transitions, and maintaining a work-life balance. Throughout our panel, we will break into small groups to continue the conversation on a more personal level. Everyone is important in order to make a change!

Our distinguished panelists are:
Sue Biggins, Ph.D., Basic Sciences Division Associate Director, FHCRC
Jackie Stilwell, Ph.D.. Principal Scientist/ Research Manager, RareCyte, Inc.
Peggy Porter, M.D., Human Biology and Public Health Sciences Division, FHCRC
Julian Simon, Ph.D., Clinical Research Division Associate Member, FHCRC
Cecile Krejsa, Ph.D., Senior Director Drug Development, Acerta Pharma

Event Schedule:
5:00 PM – Networking and Refreshments
5:30 PM – Introductions and Program
7:00 PM – Networking and Dessert
Pre-registration is not required for this event.
AWIS meetings are FREE and ALL are welcome –members, non-members, women and men!

Location:
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Pelton Auditorium
1100 Fairview Ave. N.
Seattle, WA 98109
*Please enter through Thomas Building

Parking:
Free parking in Visitor lots and in Employee Parking lot off Aloha St. (across from SCCA) after 5:00 PM.
Paid parking is also available on the street and across Fairview Ave. N. See Map for details **

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