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Picture a Scientist: Film screening and discussion

May 9 at 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

When you picture a scientist, who do you see?

Join us for a film screening of Picture a Scientist, followed by panel discussion about how to advance diversity, equity and inclusion in science.

After the film screening, there will be a brief intermission with appetizers and refreshments. We will then re-group for a panel discussion led by Johannah Black, Sexual Violence and Prevention and Response Office.

Panelists:

Dr. Susan Murch, Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology & Canada Research Chair in Natural Products Chemistry

Dr. Sana Shahram, Associate Professor in Nursing & Michael Smith Health Research BC Scholar

Dr. Betsy Leimbigler, UBCO Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Kirthana Ganesh, UBCO doctoral student in clinical psychology

The panelists will highlight their own experiences and together we will consider what steps we can take to create meaningful change.  

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Details

Date:
May 9
Time:
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Venue

Campus Administration Building (ADM) – University Theatre (ADM026)
1138 Alumni Ave
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada

Additional Info

Room Number
ADM 026
Registration/RSVP Required
Yes (see event description)
Event Type
Film
Topic
Personal and Professional Development, Science, Technology & Engineering
Audiences
Faculty, Staff, Students, Postdoctoral Fellows & Research Associates