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The Gender of Science and the Science of Gender

Thursday, May 19, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Cell Press and the Massachusetts Chapter of the Association for Women in Science (MASS AWIS) would like to cordially invite you to a free, one-day symposia organized by scientists in conjunction with Cell Press editors and feature local and keynote speakers discussing a unified topic in order to foster interactions between colleagues working on related questions. The theme of this particular LabLinks will intermix biomedical research talks with sociological discussions. The keynote speakers will be Dr. Londa Schiebinger, the John L. Hinds Professor of History of Science at Stanford University, and Dr. Catherine Dulac, the Higgins Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology at Harvard University. Besides keynote talks, there will also be panel discussions and presentations. As with all Cell Press LabLinks, this is a not-for-profit event and will be free for attendees.

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Thanks to our sponsors for this conference!

The Gender of Science and the Science of Gender


Thursday, May 19, 2016
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Koch Institute For Integrative Cancer Research at MIT
500 Main St., Building 76
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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MASS AWIS is the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Association for Women in Sciences. Our mission is to support women in all scientific fields and to achieve equity and full participation for women in science, mathematics, engineering, and technology. Our events and membership are open for the public regardless of their gender, professional background, or career level.