A2i December Virtual Networking Event

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Date: Thursday, December 10, 2020 05:00 PM

Venue: Zoom platform (https://zoom.us/). Thursday, November 19th, 2020 at 5:00 pm (PT). Two days prior to the meeting, you will be given a Meeting ID and a Password for joining.

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The AWIS-SD Academia 2 Industry (A2i) Coffee Club is an informal gathering for women in academia who are interested in transitioning to an industry career. The group meets on the first or second week of the month. Meetings will be held online using the Zoom platform (https://zoom.us/). The next meeting will be on Thursday, December 10th, 2020 at 5:00 pm (PST). Two days prior to the meeting, you will be given a Meeting ID and a Password for joining.

For our December meet-up, A2I has invited Dr. Erica Schoeller to speak with the group.   Schoeller Headshot A2i Shanna Newton

Erica Schoeller is a Research Scientist at Ferring Pharmaceuticals. She obtained her PhD in Molecular Genetics and Genomics at Washington University in Saint Louis where she studied reproductive biology. Erica then completed a postdoc at UC San Diego in Dr. Pamela Mellon’s laboratory, where she studied reproductive neuroendocrine function. During her postdoc, Erica also worked part time as a freelance medical writer and also participated in several volunteer activities, including working with the Fleet Science Center in San Diego to help organize interactive scientific demonstrations geared towards the general public. Erica has worked as research a scientist at Ferring Research Institute in San Diego for the past 2 years, where she works to identify novel drug targets in the reproductive medicine and maternal health field. 

Erica will speak about her role as a scientist, her experience as a woman in Biotech and the challenges she encountered when transitioning from academia to industry. Join us December 10th, 2020 @5 pm and come with questions for Erica!

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

Sponsor Employees $8.00 

Non-members fee: $10

You can find the instructions to join AWIS here:

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

Please send us an email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) if you have any questions.

Hope to see you there! 

A2I is co-hosted by Shanna Newton & Nora Shafee.

Hope to see you there! 

A2I is co-hosted by Shanna Newton & Nora Shafee.

 

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  • Thursday, December 10, 2020 05:00 PM
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