may, 2018

30may3:30 pm6:30 pmWIB-Boston YWIB and Akebia Therapeutics Invite High Schoolers to Explore Science Career Options


Event Details

Did you know that a career in science or biotechnology doesn’t only mean working in a lab? WIB-Greater Boston invites high school girls to visit Akebia Therapeutics to learn more about the variety of science career options available to you, both in the lab and in the office.

Please read and fill out the Akebia release forms and YWIB permission forms located here.

YWIB Participant Age Range

15 – 18 years old


Walk-Ins Accepted?

Walk-ins and guests are not accepted – be sure to register early!



3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.         Registration

4:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.         Introductions

4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.         Lab tour & experiments

5:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.         Pizza and Q&A with women in science

6:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.         Pickup/departure


(Wednesday) 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm