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Jul 05 2017 Published by under Uncategorized

Affirmative Attention: Advancing Science Through Diversity

Speaker Spotlight: Hannah Valantine, MD, MRCP, FACC
Registration is now open for Affirmative Attention: Advancing Science Through Diversity, a live video discussion on the current state of scientific workforce diversity and what individuals at institutions can do to foster more inclusive cultures and hiring practices.

The discussion will take place on Monday, July 17, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. EDT. Registration is free and open to the scientific community at large.

Presenting on the panel will be Dr. Hannah Valantine, the first NIH chief officer for scientific workforce diversity and a senior investigator in the intramural research program at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. Valantine is nationally recognized for her transformative approaches to diversity and is a recipient of the NIH Director’s Pathfinder Award for Diversity in the Scientific Workforce. She is currently leading NIH efforts to promote diversity through innovation across the NIH-funded biomedical workforce.

Learn more about Valantine and other speakers at this event, and register today.

 

Questions? Contact nextgenleaders@sfn.org.

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