Liz Fisher is a graduate student in the IBMS- Cell biology, genetics and molecular medicine (CGM) track/discipline and is mentored by Dr. James Lechleiter. She studies how astrocytes help protect the brain after a stroke. She is also passionate about being a role model for women in STEM.
Dr. Lindsay Bira is a Career Advisory Council member and Assistant Professor of Research at our Department of Psychiatry with STRONG STAR. She spoke about “The Counterintuitive life: WHY we do what we do and WHEN we should do the opposite” at the conference.