BioHouston's WISE - Women In Science with Excellence - Houston
Houston, TX (January 20, 2017) – BlueSky supported and attended the annual luncheon celebrating Women in Science with Excellence (WISE).
The event included four incredible speakers sharing their stories and how they are contributing to amazing advances in science and medicine. The speakers were Michelle Barton, PH.D., Professor, Epigenetics and Molecular Carcinogenesis and Dean, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center; Janet Braam, PH.D., Wiess Professor and Chair, Department of BioSciences, Rice University; Helen Helsop, M.D., D.SC., Director, Cell and Gene Therapy Center, Baylor College of Medicine and Evelyn Medvin, Vice President, Core Laboratories.
Women in Science with Excellence (WISE) is an initiative of BioHouston dedicated to advancing women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). WISE is a movement celebrating exceptional women in technical disciplines. By connecting women of all ages, WISE inspires girls to turn their interest in STEM into a life-long passion.