Women Chemists Committee Luncheon and Panel


Senior Chemists’ and Younger Chemists’ Mentoring and Networking Breakfast

Tuesday June 25th 7:30-9:00am $15.00 USD

  • Welcome Barbecue for Undergraduate and Graduate Students

  • Younger Chemists’ Luncheon

  • Opening Reception and Mixer

  • Awards’ Banquet Dinner

  • Poster Session


Women Chemists Committee

Monday, June 24th

8:30-12:00 Removing the Fake Mustache: Strategies for Success as a Woman Chemist

8:30–10:00am: Flash Talk Series

  • The mother solution: tips for successfully managing pregnancy while working in a chemistry lab - Sherry Faye, Ph.D.

  • Explaining Science and Sexism to the Masses - Deanna R. Luneau

  • Double-Standards While Climbing the Career Ladder - Aubrey Galusha, Ph.D.

  • Recognizing and Preventing a Hostile Work Environment - Amber Charlebois, Ph.D.

  • Highlighting Your Success for Effective Self-Promotion - Lori Ana Valentin, Ph.D.

10:30-11:30am: Panel Discussion

Amber Charlebois, Ph.D.; Kathleen Schulz, Ph.D.; Lori Ana Valentin, Ph.D.

12:00-1:15pm: WCC Luncheon

Keynote Talk: Science is Too Important to be Left to Just Men

Debra Rolison, Ph.D., head of the Advanced Electrochemical Materials section at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory


Here’s a great way to start your day. Please join us at the NERM 2019 Senior-Younger Chemists Mentoring & Networking Breakfast on Tuesday, June 25 from 7:30-9:00 a.m. at the Saratoga Hilton & Saratoga Springs City Center in Saratoga Springs, NY. Experienced chemists will be there to provide academic and career guidance for students and younger professionals. Come enjoy a light breakfast and take an opportunity to network and create mentoring relationships for your professional journey. MAKE A NEW CONNECTION!

SCC-YCC Poster v2.png