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S - Women in Science, Engineering & Medicine Symposium (WISEMS Keynote) (Homecoming)
Symposium des femmes en science, génie et médecine

Description

This symposium marks the centenary of McGill's first geneticist, Carrie Derick, being appointed Canada's first female professor. Events begin today with keynote speaker Margaret W. Rossiter, Marie Underhill Noll Professor of the History of Science, Cornell University, on "Women in Science and Medicine: Reflections on a Century."

Le symposium souligne le centenaire de la nomination par McGill de la généticienne Carrie Derick à un poste de professeur. Elle a été la première femme du Canada à accéder à ce rang. Les activités commencent aujourd'hui avec la conférencière d'honneur Margaret W. Rossiter (Marie Underhill Noll Professor of the History of Science, Cornell University) dont la conférence s'intitulera : Women in Science and Medicine: Reflections on a Century.

Details

Continues Saturday at 1:30 pm.

Le symposium se poursuit samedi à 13 h 30.

Date and Time

Friday, October 12, 2012 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Location

Redpath Museum, Main McGill Campus
Montreal, Quebec
CANADA

Series

Homecoming

RSVP/Pre-Register

July 24, 2012 to October 9, 2012

Tickets

General FREE  

Contact

Event Registrar
Phone: (514) 398-8288
Email: homecoming.alumni@mcgill.ca