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Third annual panel of Out LGBTQ+ Scientists

  • The Rockefeller University 1230 York Avenue New York, NY, 10065 United States (map)

We have confirmed the speakers at our next annual panel discussion about the challenges and opportunities of being “out” in science. We will hear the perspectives of

  • Dr. Zhirong Bao, Member, Developmental Biology Program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

  • Dr. Ann Kwong, Founder and CEO, Trek Therapeutics

  • Dr. Elena Long, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, University of New Hampshire

  • Dr. Manu Platt, Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

  • Dr. Karissa Sanbonmatsu, Principal Investigator, Theoretical Biology and Biophysics Group, Los Alamos National Laboratory

moderated by

Refreshments will be served from 4:30pm in the Carson foyer; the panel will start at 5:00pm in Carson Auditorium; and a catered dinner reception for attendees to interact with the panelists will start at 6:30pm in the Faculty Club.

The event is open to the public. In past years, we welcomed attendees from universities across NYC and the Tri-State Area.

Please register here. Walk-ins will also be welcome.

To watch the panel, please request the password by emailing

Later Event: November 14
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