Women in Science Workshop set for April 13 on CSU campus

Thursday March 9, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Jeni Cross, Candace Mathiason


FORT COLLINS -- A Women in Science Workshop is set for April 13 on the Colorado State University campus to discuss gender bias in science careers.CSU_logoUSE_1

The half-day conference is open to men, women, students, faculty, staff and the public. There is no charge to attend but pre-registration is required.

Speakers include Janice Clements, vice dean for faculty and professor of molecular and comparative pathobiology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine; Jeni Cross, associate professor in CSU’s Department of sociology; and Suzanne Ffolkes, Research!America VP of communications.

The conference will be held from 1-5 p.m. in the Lory Student Center North Ballroom.

“We welcome anyone interested in continuing the conversation that will sustain, support and promote gender equity,” said Candace Mathiason, workshop organizer.

Support for the workshop is provided by the College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences; Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology; Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President; Infectious Disease Research Center; Innovata BioConsulting; Kathryn T. Bohannon Women’s Program Fund; and the Women and Gender Advocacy Center.

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