Programs and Events - 2017
CBC invites new applications for the Accelerator and Catalyst Award programs.
CBC ACCELERATOR AWARD PROGRAM:
Milestone-driven award program ($100,000 for 1st year) focused on translational research toward therapeutics or associated biomarkers and diagnostics.
Spring 2018 round submissions open January 8, 2018 and close January 12, 2018. Learn more
UIC-PDA presents, Annual Career Development Symposium
September 19, 2017 | 12:00pm - 7:00pm
University of Illinois at Chicago | M.M. Thompson Room ABC
Student Center West, 828 South Wolcott Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612
Goals of the Symposium
1. Educate researchers on career opportunities in academia and beyond
2. Foster cross-talk among graduate students, postdocs, and professionals
Keynote Speaker: Joanne Kamens, PhD.,Executive Director at Addgene
Guest Speaker: Garry McDowell, PhD., Executive Director at Future of Research (FOR) Inc.
CHIentist in collaboration with the Univ. of Illinois Chicago-Postdoctoral Association (UIC-PDA) would like to invite you to our Fall Networking Social-2017
When: Tuesday, September 19, 2017 starting at 5:20pm - onwards
Where: Student Center West, 828 South Wolcott Ave, University of Illinois at Chicago Learn more
GO RED STEM Speed Networking and Mentoring with YWIB and American Heart Association 1
FREE EVENTWillis Tower, 233 S. Wacker Drive, Suite 6300 Chicago, IL, 60606
This event provides an opportunity for the girls to be introduced to many different career paths in the life sciences. In addition, it is never too early to build networking skills!
The Chicago AMWA Consortium, hosts WLF events and roundtable sessions to discuss specific issues that affect women in the healthcare/medical workplace. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org OR Katie Hayes 630.320.5100.
To take advantage of a free subscription to WIB-Smartbrief, a weekly newsletter that will keep you updated about women making a difference in biotech and life sciences, please sign up here.
WIB-Chicago Presents: "Repeal, Replace, Revise? What Healthcare Could
Look Like Under the New White House Administration,"
January 24, 2017
Date/Time: Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. CST
Venue: MATTER, 222 W. Merchandise Mart, Suite 1230, Chicago, IL 60654
Thank you for being part of our movement-building We Won't Wait campaign. As we continue to grow, we've created a monthly Bulletin for the organizations and individuals who have joined us in our fight. We will share updates about the campaign and our policy priorities as well as a specific Call to Action that we hope you can join us in promoting.
Web site and Twitter links below: