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Out in Science Panel and Discussion

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. 

Please join us for our second Out in Science Panel.


  • Derrick Brazill, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Biology, Hunter College

  • Angelique Corthals, D.Phil., Assistant Professor, Department of Sciences, John Jay College of Criminal Justice

  • Teodoro Pulvirenti, Ph.D., Executive Editor, The Journal of Experimental Medicine

  • Brynn Tannehill, M.S., defense research scientist and transgender advocate

  • Kevin Williams, M.D., J.D., M.P.H., Chief Medical Officer, Rare Disease, Pfizer Innovative Health

 Moderated by

  • Marc Hurlbert, Ph.D., Chief Mission Officer, Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Everyone—LGBTQ+ people, partners, family, friends, allies, and colleagues—is welcome and encouraged to attend and join the conversation.


A recording of the panel is available below.