WiSTEM Symposium

5th Annual Women in STEM Symposium: Breaking Barriers


Women in STEM Symposium focused on "Breaking Barriers". Annual awards announced at the end.

Talks included:

  1. Academic Career Transitions (Dr. Sujatha Jagannathan, Assistant Professor, Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics)
  2. Career Panel Q+A & Discussion (Dr. Bruce Mandt, Assistant Dean & Director, Postdoc & Career Development; Dr. Emily Bates, Associate Professor, Developmental Biology; Dr. Lora Wilson, Oncology Field Medical Director, Pfizer)
  3. Recent Graduate Experience: Postdoc vs. Industry Position (Dr. Allison Swain, Postdoctoral Fellow, Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics; Dr. Reena Berman, Associate Regional Medical Director, Novartis Gene Therapies)
  4. Keynote: Senior Career Transitions and Family (Dr. Dot Colagiovanni, Senior Director of Toxicology, Pfizer)


WiSTEM Symposium Poster