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Science Shaping Our World-SHOW: Innovations in the Science Non-profit Sector

Munevar & Associates, Inc./Boston Children’s Hospital Office of Fellowship Training (OFT)

Thursday, March 20, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)

Boston, MA

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Date: Thursday, March 20,2014

Time: 5:30PM – 9:00 PM

Location: Byers A and Byers B - Enders Building*
                 Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH)
                 300 Longwood Avenue
                 Boston, MA 02115

*Note: You must enter from the BCH Main Entrance Circle - you CANNOT access Enders' Bldg.
from Longwood Avenue.
**Note: Are you a BCH Postdoctoral fellow - e-mail Dr. Lu-Ann Pozzi at the Office of Fellowship Training for your
complimentary event access code (valid BCH e-mail address and ID required)

Panel Moderator: 

  • Dr.  Joanne Kamens, Executive Director, Addgene
    • Working with thousands of laboratories to assemble a high-quality library of published plasmids for use in research and discovery and enabling scientific research world wide.

Panel Presenters:

  • Dr. Connie Chow, Executive Director, Science Club for Girls
    • Innovative STEM education since 1994 providing free science and engineering programs in a fun, nurturing, interactive environment.
  • Dr. Nina Dudnik, Chief Executive Officer, Seeding Labs
    • Empowering talented scientists in developing countries to conduct life-changing research with lab equipment, training and the opportunity to collaborate.
  • Dr. Winston P. Kuo, Founder/Trustee, Otto Heinrich Warburg Cancer Research Foundation
    • Founded to foster, fund, and realize biomedical scientific research aimed at advancing knowledge in science and discovering effective and affordable cancer treatments with a focus on cancer metabolism.
  • Dr. Corrie Painter, Vice President, Angiosarcoma Awareness
    • Identify laboratories conducting angiosarcoma research and raise funds to support their work toward elucidating the molecular underpinnings of the disease and develop novel therapies.


Special Guest Networking Facilitator

  • Sarah Cardozo Duncan, Founder/CEO, Career Strategist
    • In 2003 recognized by Boston Magazine as one of the 100 most powerful women in Boston, Sarah Cardozo Duncan is a career strategist with an established national and international client base. An active networker, Sarah has held leadership positions in many organizations including WEST, Mass Gap, AWIS, South Shore Chamber, The Alliance and is presently on the board of directors of the NEWISE Club.


Science Shaping Our World-SHOW is an ongoing seminar and networking series that highlights cutting edge translational life science research and development. Our mission is to bring together a multidisciplinary audience spanning academia and industry providing exposure and insight into the life science advancements changing our world.

 

March's SHOW will focus on the innovations that are taking place within the nonprofit space by highlighting thought leaders and sharing the pathways that brought them to work within their current positions. Non-profit organizations represent an exciting arena for scientists to apply their extensive set of skills and experience. These organizations can take many forms and are becoming a growing vehicle for innovation and growth in the life science space and beyond you can read more at the link below:

Science Careers: Mastering Your Ph.D.: Exploring Nonprofit Organizations

Please join us for an amazing evening of science, innovation, and networking. Event registration is required with event sign-in beginning at 5:30 PM. Presentation and discussion will follow from ~6:00 – 8:00 PM.

Further, you are encouraged to bring your business cards, and enthusiasm, for an evening of networking following the presentation from 8:00-9:00 PM. Light food and refreshments will be provided during the networking portion of the evening.

Have questions about Science Shaping Our World-SHOW: Innovations in the Science Non-profit Sector? Contact Munevar & Associates, Inc./Boston Children’s Hospital Office of Fellowship Training (OFT)
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Boston Children's Hospital
300 Longwood Ave
*Note: You must enter from the BCH Main Entrance Circle - you CANNOT access Enders' Bldg. from Longwood Avenue.
Boston, MA 02115

Thursday, March 20, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)


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Munevar & Associates, Inc./Boston Children’s Hospital Office of Fellowship Training (OFT)

About Munevar & Associates, Inc.:
Munevar & Associates, Inc., is a life science technology development and commercialization solutions company. Our mission is to couple scientific and technological experience and expertise, with commercialization insight and perspective, toward the translation of novel life science centered innovations.

About Boston Children’s Hospital Office of Fellowship Training (OFT):
The OFT was established to enrich both the clinical and research fellowship experience.The OFT offers career development programs, resources and networking opportunities to the fellows at Boston Children's Hospital.

**Note: Are you a BCH Postdoctoral fellow - e-mail Dr. Lu-Ann Pozzi at the Office of Fellowhsip Training for your complimentary event access code (valid BCH e-mail address and ID required)

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