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Director of Diversity, Life Sciences Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology

Keystone Fellows Present Translational Science on Health Disparities at 2017 HDEART Workshop

The 2017 HDEART Workshop in Houston, TX hosted three of our Keystone Fellows this year, who presented research on health disparities:  KSF 2013 Dr. Digna Velez Edwards (Vanderbilt University), “Evaluating the Role of Race...

“I Wish My Mentor Knew…” 2017-2018 Keystone Mentor Mentor Review Panel

Jabbar Bennett, Diversity Advisory Committee (DAC), Northwestern University Anastacia Berzat Awad, DAC, Novartis Institute for BioMedical Research Bruce Birren, Broad Institute, Keystone Symposia DAC member Cherie Butts, Keystone Symposia Fellow (Class of 2009), Keystone...

Maggie Werner-Washburne presents at the 2017 Andy Robertson Lecture

Maggie Werner-Washburne received a BA in English from Stanford.  After graduation, she lived in Mexico, Central, and South America, Alaska, and Minnesota—a walkabout that led to her becoming a scientist. During this time, she...

2017 Keystone Symposia Fellows

On behalf of the DAC, who served as reviewers for the Keystone Symposia Class of 2017, I would like to thank the larger scientific community, including universities, research labs, and industry that presented very...

Scientific Advisory Board Meeting | June 2016

Keystone Symposia’s Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) held its annual June meeting in Keystone, CO with a few important changes: (1) Keystone Symposia is now hosting two cohorts of Fellows each year at the June...