BIO5 Inspiring Women In STEM

BIO5 Inspiring
women in stem

Saturday, February 9, 2019
10:30am - 1:00pm

Thomas W. Keating Bioresearch Building
1657 E. Helen St., Tucson, AZ, 85721


Are you a woman STEM researcher?
Do you have questions or concerns about being a woman in STEM?
Would you like to learn from women who have distinguished themselves in the STEM field?

An interactive panel of inspiring women from cross-disciplinary STEM fields will share their unique journeys. The panelists will be representative of different career stages to offer the broadest perspective possible. Following the panel discussion there will be a one-on-one networking session with panelists providing attendees with an opportunity to gain further insight. This event is open to local community members, high school students, and the UA community at large, and is designed to inspire women in their pursuit of a STEM education and/or career.


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Jil Tardiff

Dr. Jil Tardiff
Cellular and Molecular Medicine







Jennifer Barton

Dr. Jennifer Barton
Biomedical Optics, Imaging, Early Detection





Bonnie Hurwitz

Dr. Bonnie Hurwitz
Biometry and Biosystems Informatics





Anita Koshy

Dr. Anita Koshy
Neuroscience and Infectious Disease





Joyce Schroeder

Dr. Joyce Schroeder
Molecular and Cellular Biology





TingTing Thompson

TingTing Thompson
Undergraduate Student





Brittany Uhlorn

Brittany Uhlorn
Graduate Student, PhD Candidate, Cancer Biology