2020 SCBIO Young Women in Life Sciences Virtual Conference
At SCBIO we believe inspiring the next generation is the best way to ensure continued success and growth. SCBIO will host Jumpstart Her Life SCiences Career: Young Women Excelling in STEM. The morning programming consisted of various panels on academic opportunities and career exploration. The event concluded with student-industry networking and the announcement of the 2020 SCBIO Young Woman in Life Sciences scholarship recipient.
Welcome from Lt. Governor Pamela Evette & SCBIO
PANEL- My Next Steps: Furthering My Education in the Life Sciences
Featured Speaker, Dr. Charlottee Jones-Burton, Vice President, Otsuka Pharmaceutical Companies & PhRMA Member
Panel- Careers in the Life Sciences: "Women Emerging Leaders"
Breakout Sessions with Rep. Paula Calhoon, Rep. Sylleste Davis, Rep. Nancy Mace, and Rep. Chandra Dillard.
2020 SCBIO Women Leaders in Life Sciences Kick-off Event & Networking
This was a truly remarkable group of senior level women executives from the life sciences industry for substantive discussion, great networking and mentoring opportunities. We intended to design a program to greatly contribute to educational and professional development of females in the industry.
The event included a panel of Females in Life Sciences featuring SCBIO Board Members Including:
Lou Kennedy, CEO & Owner, Nephron Pharmaceuticals
Shea Harrelson, Co-Founder, Vikor Scientific
Mandy Brawley, Deputy Director of Global Business Development, SC Commerce
Kathryn Becker, Founder & Principal, Translational Science Solutions
Stephanie Few, Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson
The event ended with a break out session for substantive discussion and networking, led by industry leaders.