Women in Science

Women in Science flyer

Who – UT Southwestern Women in Science
What – Cutting-edge topics focused on women's health presented by female faculty researchers at UT Southwestern
When – Throughout the year
Where – Offsite or on-campus presentations for local organizations
Why – Raise public awareness of the scientific research performed by UT Southwestern women; provide networking opportunities

Presentation Topic Examples

  • Brain health and disease–autism, depression, epilepsy, schizophrenia
  • Cancer prevention
  • Stem cells and regenerative medicine
  • Nutrition and obesity
  • Infectious diseases and HIV
  • Cardiovascular health
  • Women’s hormonal changes
  • Genetic diseases and blood disorders–sickle cell
Sponsored by the Women in Science and Medicine Advisory Committee at UT Southwestern (WISMAC)