Monday, June 18, 2007: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Willows (Boise Centre on the Grove)
Women in Chemistry Symposium
The symposium, organized by Regional Women Chemists Committee (WCC) members, will provide a forum for scientists from academia, government, and industry to highlight diverse strategies for achieving personal and professional success in the chemical enterprise. Networking luncheon will afford students and professional scientists an opportunity to benefit from each others’ experiences and opinions in an informal setting.
Sponsor: ACS Women Chemists Committee (WCC)
Organizer:Janet L. Bryant
Presider:Janet L. Bryant
8:00 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:10 AMMentoring early career scientists and engineers in a formal program: PNNL's Scientist/Engineer Development Program (SEDP)
Janet L. Bryant, Kayte M. Denslow, Megan Lerchen, Doug Reid, Jody K. Boyd
8:35 AMPitstops and lane changes: my two decade roadtrip in chemistry
Nancy S. Foster
9:00 AMCareer Outlook for Women Scientists at National Laboratories
Novella N. Bridges
9:25 AMNetworking: how chemists make new bonds - a national WCC roadshow presentation
Amber S. Hinkle
9:50 AMPanel Discussion
10:10 AMConcluding Remarks

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