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Women in Science Colleen Bushell

Women in Science Lecture Series: Professor Colleen Bushell

Event Type
University of Illinois Archives
Nov 9, 2021   12:00 - 1:00 pm  
Professor Colleen Bushell, Associate Director of Healthcare Innovation
Kristen Allen Wilson
Originating Calendar
Campus Humanities Calendar

The University of Illinois Archives’ monthly Women in Science Lecture Series features speakers from across the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s diverse and multidisciplinary scientific enterprise. The lecture series seeks to highlight the important innovations and contributions of women in the sciences at the University of Illinois, and center the importance of documenting women scientists and engineers to create a diverse and inclusive archival record. This lecture series will take place over Zoom on the second Tuesday of every month from 12:00 to 1:00 pm. 

Associate Director of Healthcare Innovation, Professor Colleen Bushell will present on her interdisciplinary approach to research in computing and healthcare, especially on analyzing genetic data.

Partners and Sponsors:
Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology
Cancer Center at Illinois
Humanities Research Institute
Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Institute
National Center for Supercomputing Applications
Prairie Research Institute
School of Integrative Biology
Women and Gender in Global Perspectives
Women in Engineering
Cindy Ingold, Gender Studies and Multicultural Services Librarian

Funding for the initial lecture series provided by the University of Illinois Library Innovation Fund. Continued funding provided by the Humanities Research Institute Supplemental Event Fund and Women and Gender in Global Perspectives.

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