The Seattle AWIS Monthly Programming Series presents:

Applications of Nanotechnology in Life Sciences

Wednesday – December 16th, 2015 – 6:00pm

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center – Pelton Auditorium

1100 Fairview Ave. N., Seattle, WA 98109

6:00 pm – Networking and Refreshments

6:30 pm – Introductions and Program

7:45 pm – Networking and Dessert


Come join us to learn about current nanotechnology research and applications for the life science industry. Our panelists will discuss current nanotechnology research and innovative technologies including drug delivery, engineered materials for modifying biological processes, nanomedicine-based and nanometabolic-based platform development, and visualization of tumor cells. We will also learn about education options for getting into the nanotechnology field and connecting with academic and industry partners in our region.


Our distinguished panelists are:

Suzie Pun, Ph.D. 
Bioengineering Professor, University of Washington

Graciela Matrajt, Ph.D.
SHINE Managing Director, North Seattle College

Heather Franklin, MS/MBA 
CEO/President, Blaze Biosciences

Elizabeth Nance, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor Chemical Engineering, University of Washington


AWIS programs are FREE and open to members and non-members, both men and women!


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

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

7:30pm – 8:00pm – Networking

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6pm - 8:15pm at

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

*Please enter through Thomas Building.
*Free Visitor Parking in front of and to the side ofThomas Building and in Employee Parking lot off Aloha St. (across from SCCA). See Map for Details.