July 27, 2017
New York, NY
PRISM (People at Rockefeller Identifying as Sexual/Gender Minorities) assembled a fantastic group of openly LGBTQ+ scientists to speak in a moderated panel discussion about the challenges and opportunities faced by LGBTQ+ scientists in academia, industry, publishing, military, and foundations. Topics explored include workplace climate, mentoring, role models, and personal/family life.
Derrick Brazill, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Biology
Hunter College, City University of New York
Angelique Corthals, D.Phil.
Assistant Professor, Department of Sciences
John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York
Marc Hurlbert, Ph.D., moderator
Chief Mission Officer
Breast Cancer Research Foundation
Teodoro Pulvirenti, Ph.D.
The Journal of Experimental Medicine, Rockefeller University Press
Brynn Tannehill, M.S.
Senior Defense Research Scientist, writer, and transgender advocate
Former Naval Aviator
Kevin Williams, M.D., J.D., M.P.H.
Chief Medical Officer, Rare Disease
Pfizer Innovative Health