You can't be what you can't see, so PRISM has assembled a fantastic group of openly LGBTQ+ science faculty to speak in a moderated panel discussion about the challenges and opportunities faced by LGBTQ+ scientists in academia. Topics to be explored include workplace climate, mentoring, role models, and personal/family life. Please join us!
Everyone—LGBTQ+ people, partners, family, friends, allies, and colleagues—is welcome and encouraged to attend and join the conversation.
Monday, August 1, 2016, Rockefeller University, New York City
4:30–5:00pm – Refreshments, CRC, Floor B Foyer
5:00–6:30pm – Panel discussion, CRC, Carson Family Auditorium
6:30pm onward – Drinks reception and dinner buffet, Faculty Club
Timothy Atherton, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics & Astronomy, Tufts University
Anna-Katerina (Kat) Hadjantonakis, PhD, Professor, Developmental Biology Program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Scott Keeney, PhD, Member, Molecular Biology Program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Investigator, HHMI
Carolyn (Lindy) McBride, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University
Rebecca Oppenheimer, PhD, Curator, Department of Astrophysics, American Museum of Natural History
Mark Siegal, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Biology, New York University
Martin Markowitz, MD, Aaron Diamond Professor and Clinical Director, Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center and Rockefeller University
Off-campus attendees should enter at the gate at 1230 York Ave at E 66th St and ask for directions to the CRC.
Please register and submit questions for the panel in advance by Monday, July 25, at http://bit.do/prism-out-panel
Walk-ins also welcome.