Thanks to all who were able to join us for "Shattering the Glass Ceiling"

CU Innovations hosted a successful event highlighting the achievements of women in innovation on our medical campus. This free event was offered to the University of Colorado community and featured presentations from women innovators as well as a panel discussion, networking opportunities, with lunch to follow. We hope you enjoyed learning from and connecting with leading women in the field of medical innovation.

Event Speakers & Panelists

Robin Deterding MD

Robin Deterding, MD

Chief Pediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, CU Anschutz, Medical Director, Breathing Institute, Children's Hospital Colorado, CEO, CMO & Co-Founder, Now Vitals
Neill Epperson headshot

Neill Epperson, MD

Professor & Chair of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, CU Anschutz

Leslie Leinwand, PhD

Chief Scientific Officer, BioFrontiers Institute, CU Boulder & MCDB Distinguished Professor

Heather Underwood PhD

Entrepreneur, Innovator
Shelia Violette

Shelia Violette, PhD

Co-founder, Chief Scientific Officer & President of Research Q32Bio
Rhonda Wallen

Rhonda Wallen, MS, MBA

Chief Business Officer, Board Director and Advisor

Event Moderators

Kimberly Muller, Esq

Kimberly Muller Esq

Executive Director CU Innovations

Doreen Molk MS

Senior Licensing Manager, CU Innovations

Map of CU Anschutz Medical Campus

Covid-19/Vaccination Policy: All event attendees are required to follow current campus protocols regarding masking and vaccination requirements. Click here for more information.

Reservation Policy & Attendance Limit: This event has an attendance limit of 300 people and seats will be reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. Please be sure to register as soon as possible to reserve your seat and ensure your attendance.

Hearing Impaired Compliant: There will be a sign language interpreter staffing the event for our deaf or hearing-impaired attendees. 

*We strive to be inclusive and seek to include individuals who identify as transgender and non-binary. All genders are welcome to attend!


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CU Anschutz

Anschutz Health Sciences Building

1890 N Revere Ct

Suite 6202

Mail Stop F411

Aurora, CO 80045


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