October 21, 2015 : Overcome gender bias: Leveraging mentors to maximize career development

Seattle AWIS and Hutch United are co-presenting:

Overcome gender bias: Leveraging mentors to maximize career development

Wednesday October 21, 2015 5:00 PM

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center – Pelton Auditorium

1100 Fairview Ave. N., Seattle, WA 98109 – Free visitor parking

5:00 PM – Networking and Refreshments

5:30 PM – Introductions and Program

7:00 PM – Networking and Dessert

Come join us to discuss and raise awareness to issues that many scientists face throughout their career. Our panelists will discuss their experiences with the mentoring relationship, 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:

Sue Biggins, Ph.D. – Basic Sciences Division Associate Director, FHCRC

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Jackie Stilwell, Ph.D. – Principal Scientist/ Research Manager, RareCyte, Inc.

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Peggy Porter, M.D. – Human Biology and Public Health Sciences Division, FHCRC

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Julian Simon, Ph.D. – Clinical Research Division  Associate Member, FHCRC

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Cecile Krejsa, Ph.D. – Senior Director Drug Development, Acerta Pharma

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5:00pm* – 5:30pm – Networking and Refreshments

5:30pm – 6:45pm – Introductions and Program

6:45pm – 8:00pm – Networking and Dessert

* Early start time for October meeting only

Download the flyer.

5pm - 8pm at

Pelton Auditorium

Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center