Advisory Board Meetings

2016

February 4th
AWSM Advisory Board meeting is held, featuring Feinstein Institute scientific speaker Betsy Barnes, PhD.

May 13th
5th Annual Awards Breakfast, honoring Jennifer Doudna, PhD, Li Ka Shing Chancellor’s Chair in
Biomedical and Health Sciences at University of California, Berkeley.

July 1st
Setu Mehta and Krista Davey are this year’s AWSM Girl Scout intern/scholarship winners.

October 26th
AWSM Advisory Board meeting is held at Urban Zen, featuring Feinstein Institute scientific speaker
Renee Pekmezaris, PhD.

November 1st
AWSM hosts the 5th annual career event for Girl Scouts of Nassau County Science, Technology,
Engineering and Math (STEM).

2015

February
AWSM hosts the 3rd career event for STEM Girl Scouts and their parents.

March 11th
AWSM Advisory Board meeting is held, featuring Feinstein Institute scientific speaker Meggan Mackay, MD, MS.

March 19th
Centricity Series: Behavior Health in women and families (organized by AWSM and Katz Institute for Women’s Health).

May 12th
4th Annual Awards Breakfast, honoring Cori Bargmann, PhD, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator and the Torsten N. Wiesel Professor, Lulu and Anthony Wang Laboratory of Neural Circuits and Behavior, The Rockefeller University.

October 29th
AWSM Advisory Board meeting is held, featuring Feinstein Institute scientific speaker Katherine Karlsgodt, PhD and Pamela Guerra and Annabel Lee, winners of the 2015 AWSM-Girl Scout internship and scholarship.

November 17th
AWSM hosts the Girl Scouts of Nassau County Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) group for a career event.

2014

February 10th
AWSM hosts the Girl Scouts of Nassau County Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) group for a career event.

April 7th
AWSM Advisory Board meeting is held, featuring Feinstein Institute scientific speaker Andrea Vambutas, MD.

May 14th
3rd Annual Awards Breakfast, honoring Elizabeth Gould, PhD, professor of Psychology and co-director of Neuroscience Program, Princeton University.

September 5th
AWSM Advisory Board meeting is held, featuring Feinstein Institute scientific speaker Nadeen Chahine, PhD and Maggie Miller, winner of the 2014 AWSM-Girl Scout internship and scholarship.

October 1st
Elizabeth Jordan and Michelle Ort create the Refractions art show, and exhibit it at the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD).

December 2nd
AWSM Advisory Board meeting is held, featuring Feinstein Institute scientific speaker Maria Ruggieri, PhD.

2013

February 11th
AWSM hosts the Girl Scouts of Nassau County STEM group for a career event and inaugural
Girl Scout Intern/Scholarship program kickoff.

March 13th
AWSM Advisory Board meeting is held, featuring Feinstein Institute scientific speaker
Betty Diamond, PhD.

May 17th
2nd Annual Awards Breakfast, honoring Laurie Glimcher, MD, Stephen and Suzzane Weiss dean of
Weill Cornell Medical College and provost of Medical Affairs, Cornell University.

October 17th
Centricity Series: Bone Health for Women (organized by AWSM and Katz Institute for Women’s Health).

September 17th
AWSM Advisory Board meeting, featuring Kalifa Davey, winner of the 2013 AWSM-Girl Scout
internship and scholarship.

December 10th
AWSM Advisory Board meeting, featuringInstitute scientific speaker Bettie Steinberg, PhD.

2012

March 8th
AWSM Advisory Board meeting, featuringInstitute scientific speaker Ona Bloom, PhD.

May 17th
1st Annual Awards Breakfast, honoring Anne Young, MD, Julieanne Dorn professor of Neurology,
Harvard Medical School and head of the Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital.

September 12th
AWSM Advisory Board meeting, featuring Institute scientific speaker Annette Lee, PhD.

November 29th
AWSM Advisory Board meeting, featuring Institute scientific speaker Christine Metz, PhD.

2011

October 11th
AWSM inaugural event, with guest speaker Dr. Gail Golden, psychologist and business consultant on
strategies for ‘advancing careers and achieving full potential’ for professional women.

December 1st
AWSM Advisory Board meeting, featuringInstitute scientific speaker Wynn Schiffer, PhD.