october, 2017

26oct5:00 pm8:30 pmWIB-SF Leadership Programs: Building a Community of Biotech Women Leaders from Bench to Boardroom


Event Details

Strategic thinkers, decision makers, and collaborative leaders are highly valued and sought after. Women In Bio provides opportunities to develop these key skills via a variety of programs, from Young Women In Bio to Boardroom Ready programs with a vision of empowering women to own the advancement of their careers.

We will have a panel moderated by Shehnaaz Suliman (M.D., MPhil, M.B.A, Theravance) that will include the following WIB and AWIS leaders: Yasmin Chandrasekher (EWIB/ WIB-MAPs), Deborah Ovadia (WIB-MAPs), Susan Bernhard (AWIS mentor), and Jaya (Yalia) Jayalakshmi (WIB – LDL / WIB-Committees). The panel will discuss how WIB provides a framework for supporting and enabling women leaders through a few specific programs: WIB Committees, Mentors-Advisors-Peers Program (MAPs), Leaders Developing Leaders (LDL), and Boardroom Ready Program.

Join us to:

1. Learn how WIB programs can enhance your professional development throughout your career

2. Learn how Women In Bio (and similar organizations) can be a catalyst in advancing your career goals

3. Start building your professional network that includes mentors and sponsors


(Thursday) 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm