Come be inspired, make connections and learn at the 2019 WISER (Women in Science, Entrepreneurship, and Research) Conference on November 1st at Union Station. Accomplished women in the fields of science, technology, research, and business share their experiences and challenges in a lively and inspired conversation.
OPENING REMARKS -WISE GETS WISER
Dena Ladd | Executive Director, Missouri Cures Education Foundation
Kim Hudson | Multimedia Journalist, Fox 2
PANEL I -LEADERS IN ST. LOUIS; WOMEN BREAKING THE GLASS CEILING
Kim Hudson| Multimedia Journalist, Fox 2 Moderator
Amy Berg | President, S. M. Wilson & Co.
Sita Kedia | Chief Medical Officer, PALM Health
Ann Marr | Vice President of Global Human Resources, World Wide Technologies
Ruth Wagner | Head of Data Science & Analytics, BAYER Crop Science
PANEL II -WOMEN LEADING THE WAY IN SCIENCE AND RESEARCH
Supriya Shivakumar | Head of Strategy, Gene Editing and Novel Modalities, MilliporeSigma, Moderator
Rochelle Henderson | Vice-President, Health Services Research, Express Scripts
Bettina Drake | Associate Professor of Cancer Health Equity, Washington University School of Medicine
Rachael Bradshaw | Interim Program Director, Genetic Counseling Program, Washington University; Asst. Professor, Saint Louis University
Nadia Shakoor | Sr. Scientist, Danforth Plant Science Center; Co-Founder, Agrela Ecosystems
PANEL III -INNOVATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP; WOMEN MAKING THEIR MARK
Nichole Mercier | Assistant Vice Chancellor & Managing Director, Office of Tech Transfer Washington University School of Medicine, Moderator
Kathleen Cook | Founder & CEO, Root Soil & Water Skincare
Elise Miller Hoffman | Principal, Life Science Fund, Cultivation Capital
Anne Miller | Director of Research Commercialization, Saint Louis University
Karen Mullis |Vice President of R&D Project Management, Wugen Inc.
NETWORKING RECEPTION – MEET WISER WOMEN
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