Associate Professor of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, author NYT Diagnosis column & Documentary series Diagnosis.
Thank you to our amazing volunteers from these companies!
Our virtual event provided much needed time to explore STEM topics and meet STEM focused peers!
See full list of sessions here!
The inner life of a hospital: Meet Ms. Kathleen Silard, CEO of Stamford Health
Panel Discussion: There Is No "I" in Breakthrough: The Role of Research Funding in Scientific Discovery
Convalescent Plasma Therapy @ Stamford Health During COVID-19
Immunotherapies: Meet Dr Erica Stone, an award winning immunologist, who works at the intersection of immunology and oncology.
The Scientist-Clinician: a combination of patient care & lab research
Thinking about Med School? Talk with Madison, Clinical Research Coorinator, Boston Hospital
Navigating Your Future: A conversation with Jasmin Jose, Executive Director, Cancer Network, Mount Sinai Health System
Beyond the Drug: What Else Is In That Pill?
Striking the Balance: HIV Research, Family & Inspiring the Next Generation Dr. M. Nia Madison, Professor and Director of HIV Research, Miami Dade College
Engineering: Exploring Nanoparticles That Remove Harmful Metal Contaminants from Drinking Water Holly Rudel, Graduate Student, Yale University
Workforce Analytics: A Growing Technology Field! Carolyn Broderick, Senior HRIS Analyst, Mount Sinai Medical
Introduction to Epidemiology! Hear about this exciting field of study!
In 2020, you have likely been hearing a lot about epidemiologists with respect to the coronavirus pandemic. While epidemiology is critical in the fight against coronavirus, it is a larger discipline that focuses on the distribution and determinants of health and disease on a population-level. In this session, I will give an introduction to this field and talk with you about what I do, which is study the impacts of environmental chemicals on women's and children’s health."SmithVent: Winner of the Mass General Hospital CoVent-19 Challenge!
Building Technology to Help Animals! Gracie Ermi, Research Software Engineer, Vulcan Inc.
Neuroscience: Exploring Individual Differences in Neural Circuits That May Play a Role in Alcohol Use DisordersSarah Montgomery, PhD Candidate, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Learn About The Game Development Process from a Game Developer Who Worked on Fortnite! Heather Chandler, video game developer
Discovery Research: how do you decide what approaches to use to treat disease?
Gaining the Advantage: How can we protect our brain cells from disease in neurodegenerative disorders?Ashley Robbins, Neuroscience Ph.D.Candidate, UPenn
The Role of A Medical Student-Run Free Clinic in NYC: East Harlem Health Outreach Partnership Amara Plaza-Jennings, MD/PhD Student, The Icahn School of Medicine @ Mount Sinai
Role of Skin Cells and The Immune System in Healing. Olivia Justynski, Graduate Student, Yale University
Neurobiological Mechanisms of Fear, Stress and Anxiety-related Disorders
Resilience Strategies for Studying STEM in College! Alexa Murray, Product Manager, Goldman Sachs
Neural Engineering as a Technique for the Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury and Neurodegenerative Disorders