The San Diego Chapter of AWIS thanks the corporations and organizations, listed below, for their support. As a non-profit organization, AWIS-SD relies on the generosity of corporate and private sponsors to help fund scholarships to undergraduate and graduate women studying science at local Community Colleges and Universities, and to defray the costs of AWIS-SD activities, such as our professional development and science education workshops, science outreach activities for K-12 grade school children, and mentoring programs for young women scientists. Corporate sponsorship of AWIS-SD will enable your organization to support the greater scientific community in San Diego in a significant way.
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Vicki received her B.S in Cell and Molecular Biology in 2005 from the University of Washington (UW) in Seattle. After graduating she explored other avenues and worked in the clinical research laboratory of Dr. Jerry Radich studying chronic myeloid leukemia at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.Read more...
Aparna obtained her Ph.D. in Integrative Biology from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. She was a postdoctoral researcher at the Moores UCSD Cancer Center before joining Gen-Probe, Inc. in 2007 where she is a Senior Scientist (Product Development). Aparna has been an activeRead more...
Tamera is an Intellectual Property attorney at the international law firm of Jones Day and earned her law degree from Georgetown University. Her legal practice includes domestic and foreign patent portfolio development, management and enforcement in all areas of biotechnology.Read more...