Academia to Industry Coffee Club November Meeting

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Date: Wednesday, November 07, 2018 05:00 PM

Venue: Bella Vista Social Club & Caffe  |  City: San Diego

The AWIS-SD Academia 2 Industry Coffee Club is an informal gathering for women in academia who are interested in transitioning to an industry career. The group meets the first or second Wednesday of the month at 5 pm at the Bella Vista Cafe.

For our November meet-up, A2I has invited Dr. Weiping Jiang to speak with the group.

Dr. Weiping Jiang is the Vice President of Biomarker Discovery at BioLegend since 2013.  He came from R&D Systems, where he had been responsible for Enzyme, Glycobiology & Biomarker-related products since 1999.  Collectively, he has released >2000 products including functional proteins/antibodies and assay kits from conception to launch, including development/manufacture, QC/QA, marketing/sales, and customer service.  Prior to his move to industry, he was on the faculty at Penn State College of Medicine for 7 years, teaching graduate/medical students and directing research on proteases, mucins and carbonic anhydrases. He served as a member of the JBC Editorial Board and the ASBMB Educational and Professional Development Committee. He did post-doctoral training and obtained his Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Virginia Tech. He has published >50 peer-reviewed papers and book chapters.

Please join us Wednesday November 7th, 2018 @5 pm and come with questions for Dr. Jiang!

A2I is co-hosted by Aarti Narang, Takako Noguchi, & Dieanira Erudaitius.

Please RSVP to register for the meeting using the following link:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/10k_LqSUMycVgZuzJcWtDcBBcrqZj1GSrKgzixSuXqt4/edit

Our meetings are free for AWIS members and first time non-members.

Non-members fee: $10

You can find the instructions to join AWIS here:

http://www.awissd.org/index.php/page/101-pages/143-join-awis!

Note: Affordable parking is available on site, and it is free after 5 pm.

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Hope to see you soon!

 

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