Lunch and Learn Seminar
12 to 1 p.m.
Guest Speaker: Georgine Burke, Ph.D., Associate Professor, UConn School of Medicine and Director of Research, Connecticut Children's Medical Center
Topic of Discussion: Developing and Sustaining a Non-Traditional Research Program in an Academic Hospital
Location: Onyiuke Conference Room
A scientific research presentation followed by a discussion on balancing a successful academic work-life career.
Dr. Biree Andemariam received her undergraduate degree from Princeton University and medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine where she graduated with research honors. She completed her internship, residency and fellowship training at New York Presbyterian Hospital – Weill Medical College of Cornell University in New York City. She has received several research honors including an Amgen Research Fellowship Award for her work in treating refractory and relapsed lymphoma, a Clinical Research Feasibility Fund Award for her research in hemophilia, and a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award. She was also a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Scholar. Meet the 2014 Women of Innovation®