sfAWIS and WILS presents: Science and Writing
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (PST)
San Francisco, CA
You've heard of science and medical writers and have probably interacted with journal editors at some point in your science career.
Are you wondering what their jobs are all about and how they got there in the first place?
Are you looking for insight on how to break into this career?
Join us for a panel discussion on careers that combine science and writing. Our panel members will tell you all about the nuts and bolts of their profession, how they got there, and what it's like. Learn how to jump start your career in this area!
Dr. Katja Brose Editor, Neuron
Dr. Elizabeth Silva Associate Editor, PLOS
Dr. Sachi Yim Medical Writer, Codon Medical
Dr. Anne Holden Science Writer, Gladstone Institutes
When & Where
San Franscisco AWIS
The San Francisco chapter of the Association for Women in Science (sfAWIS) is dedicated to advancing the careers of women in science and technology through networking, career development seminars, and volunteer opportunities. We offer:
- Monthly meetings that feature industry and research professionals sharing their insight, knowledge, and lessons learned.
- Networking opportunities with local professionals in your field
- The opportunity to mentor and be mentored through our mentoring program in conjunction with UCSF Women in Life Sciences (WILS).
Check out our website at sfawis.com