Western Women in Neuroscience
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    Western Women in Neuroscience: WesternWINS

  • Inspiring Young Women in STEM 2018

Welcome to the Western Women in Neuroscience website! We’re a group of women and men in neuroscience at the University of Western Ontario, interested in discussing issues related to being a woman in science. We hold monthly meetings and social events, and have outreach initiatives in the community as well.

Upcoming Events

June 1, 2018

Speaker Series - Dr. Joelle Thorpe

The second event in our Speaker Series will feature Dr. Joelle Thorpe who works for Defence Research and Development Canada. Dr. Thorpe is a PhD graduate from McMaster University Department of Psychology, Neuroscience, and Behaviour and a former Mitacs Canadian Science Policy Fellow. Come out and hear about a neuroscience career outside of academia!

Talk: 11am - WIRB 4190 - Life after the Lab: A Case Study

Q&A: 12:30pm - WIRB 5107

Social: 4pm - Grad Club

Inspiring Young Women in STEM 2018

Thank you to everyone who participated to make our conference a success! Keep in touch with us on Twitter @IYWSTEM to see photos from the conference and to stay up to date with our future events.