Marshall, Gerstein & Borun Sponsors Women in Bio-Chicago’s Women’s History Event

March 13, 2014

Chicago, IL

Marshall, Gerstein & Borun is LLP is pleased to sponsor Women in Bio—Chicago’s Women’s History Event "Perspectives in Bridging the Gender Gap in the Life Sciences," which will be held on Thursday, March 13, 2014, from 5:30-8:00 p.m. at the University of Chicago’s Gleacher Center. For more information, click here.

The event will feature a panel of accomplished women, moderated by partner Li-Hsien (Lily) Rin-Laures, M.D., who will discuss the underrepresentation of women in science, what can be done to attract more women to careers in science, and how to help them succeed once they get there.

Panelists include:

  • Barbara Bryd-Bennett – CEO, Chicago Public Schools
  • Sharon Green – Executive Director, Institute for Women’s Health Research, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
  • Carol Meyer – VP, Therapeutic Area Management & Operations, Takeda Pharmaceutical Company
  • Lilli Zakarija – President, EdgeOne Medical Inc.

Women In Bio (WIB) is a national non-profit organization of professionals committed to fostering and encouraging entrepreneurship and career development of women active in the life sciences industry.