Politics and STEM

In collaboration with AWIS we are presenting a panel discussion and networking event titled: “Beyond the Lab: what it takes to bring a science perspective to politics”. Speakers will include:

Dr. Yasmeen Hussain, an expert in science policy who spent time in DC as an AAAS Congressional Science & Technology Policy Fellow and a National Academies Mirzayan Policy Fellow.

Emily Myers, who is a PhD candidate in Pharmacology and is currently running for Seattle City Council in District 4.

And more special guests to be announced!


6:00pm – 6:30pm – Networking and Refreshments

6:30pm – 7:30pm – Introductions and Presentation

7:30pm – 8:00pm – Networking

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6pm - 8pm at

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Pelton Auditorium
1100 Fairview Ave. N.
Seattle, WA 98109-1024