2019 Annual Symposium


2019 UNC/Duke/NCCU Annual BIRCWH Symposium

February 1, 2019 from 12:30 - 5:30 pm
150 Dubose Lane, Chapel Hill, NC 27517

Speaker and Presentations:

Keynote Speaker: Robert J. Lefkowitz, MD - Tales of a Serendipitous Scientist
Career Development: Jeffrey Houpt, MD - The Tough Stuff: Conflict, Difficult Conversations, and Negotiation
Women's Health: Susan Gridler, PhD - Depression and Cardiovascular Disease in Mid-Life Women: Biopsychosocial Mechanisms of Risk and Protection
BIRCWH Alumnus Presentation: Kris C. Wood, PhD - The Transition from Scholar to Independence
BIRCWH Scholar Presentations: Rachel Adams Greenup, MD, MPH (Duke), Dori Steinberg, PhD, MS, RD (Duke), Jamila Minga, PhD (NCCU), Matt Mauck, MD, PhD (UNC), Michelle Meyer, PhD, MPH (UNC), Mark Shen, PhD (UNC) - "Scholars Snapshots"
The symposium ended with a networking reception and strengthened connections among our local "BIRCWH Family" and facilitated overall scholar and mentor interactions between the three institutions.


BIRCWH program members at UNC, Duke, and NCCU