SfN honors women with the Celebration of Women in Neuroscience event each year at the SfN annual meeting.
2019 Celebration of Women in Neuroscience Luncheon
Past Celebration of Women in Neuroscience Luncheons
The 2018 Celebration of Women in Neuroscience Luncheon took place on Tuesday, November 6th from noon-2 p.m. at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel during Neuroscience 2018. Courtney Miller, PhD, moderated a panel on the topic of effective self-promotion during career transitions. The panel featured Yasmin Hurd, PhD, Susan Magsamen, MAS, and Emilie Marcus, PhD.
Previous luncheons have featured keynote speeches by Maria Victoria Puig, Maria Neimark Geffen, and Marian Joëls. You can find video recordings of past luncheons on Neuronline.
- View the 2017 luncheon panel discussion, "How to Advocate for Yourself and Other Women in Neuroscience,"moderated by Marina Picciotto and featuring Tracy Bale, Joanne Berger-Sweeney, and Indira Raman
- View the 2016 luncheon keynote address, “How to Navigate Cultural Diversity: Tips for Making the Best of Your Experience Abroad”
- View the 2015 luncheon keynote address, “Being a Women in Neuroscience: How Do We Do it and What Can We Do to Help Young Women?”