Celebrating Women of Science

Elizabeth H. Blackburn, PhD* University of California, San Francisco Biology and Physiology Image courtesy of Oprah.com

Elizabeth H. Blackburn, PhD*
University of California, San Francisco
Biology and Physiology
Image courtesy of Oprah.com

Mildred S. Dresselhaus, PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology Physics and Electrical Engineering Image courtesy of Magazine.Chicago.edu

Mildred S. Dresselhaus, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Physics and Electrical Engineering
Image courtesy of Magazine.Chicago.edu

Jo Handelsman, PhD Yale University Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Image courtesy of DavidCWhite.org

Jo Handelsman, PhD
Yale University
Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology
Image courtesy of DavidCWhite.org

Titia de Lange, PhD* The Rockefeller University Cell Biology and Genetics Image courtesy of Vilcek.org

Titia de Lange, PhD*
The Rockefeller University
Cell Biology and Genetics
Image courtesy of Vilcek.org

Laurie H. Glimcher, MD* Weill Cornell Medical School Immunology  Image courtesy of Weill.Cornell.edu

Laurie H. Glimcher, MD*
Weill Cornell Medical School
Immunology
Image courtesy of Weill.Cornell.edu

Mina J. Bissell, PhD* Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory  Comparative Biochemistry, Endocrinology, Molecular Toxicology, and Bioengineering Image courtesy of Sabcs.org

Mina J. Bissell, PhD*
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Comparative Biochemistry, Endocrinology, Molecular Toxicology, and Bioengineering
Image courtesy of Sabcs.org

Rita R. Colwell, PhD* University of Maryland Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Genomics, Molecular, and Cellular Biology  Image courtesy of Safewaternetwork.org

Rita R. Colwell, PhD*
University of Maryland
Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Genomics, Molecular, and Cellular Biology
Image courtesy of Safewaternetwork.org

Ann M. Graybiel, PhD Massachusetts Institute of Technology  Brain and Cognitive Sciences Image courtesy of Lehigh.edu

Ann M. Graybiel, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Brain and Cognitive Sciences
Image courtesy of Lehigh.edu

Linda B. Buck, PhD* Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Molecular Biology and Neuroscience Image courtesy of EpochTimes.com

Linda B. Buck, PhD*
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Molecular Biology and Neuroscience
Image courtesy of EpochTimes.com

Carol W. Greider, PhD* Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Genetics Image courtesy of UniversityofCalifornia.edu

Carol W. Greider, PhD*
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Genetics
Image courtesy of UniversityofCalifornia.edu

Ruth Arnon, PhD Weizmann Institute of Science Immunology Image courtesy of I-core.org.il

Ruth Arnon, PhD
Weizmann Institute of Science
Immunology
Image courtesy of I-core.org.il

Elaine Fuchs, PhD The Rockefeller University Mammalian Cell Biology and Development Image courtesy of HHMI.org

Elaine Fuchs, PhD
The Rockefeller University
Mammalian Cell Biology and Development
Image courtesy of HHMI.org

Rita Levi-Montalcini, PhD (1909 - 2012) Institute of Cell Biology CNR, Rome, Italy Biochemistry and Cell Physiology Image courtesy of NNDB.com

Rita Levi-Montalcini, PhD (1909 – 2012)
Institute of Cell Biology CNR, Rome, Italy
Biochemistry and Cell Physiology
Image courtesy of NNDB.com

Barbara McClintock, PhD (1902 - 1992) Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Genetics

Barbara McClintock, PhD (1902 – 1992)
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Genetics

Christiane Nusslein Volhard, PhD Max-Plank-Institut fur Entwicklungsbiologie, Tubingen, Federal Republic of Germany Developmental Biology, Embryology, and Genetics Image courtesy of Med.Stanford.edu

Christiane Nusslein Volhard, PhD
Max-Plank-Institut fur Entwicklungsbiologie, Tubingen, Federal Republic of Germany
Developmental Biology, Embryology, and Genetics
Image courtesy of Med.Stanford.edu

Francoise Barre-Sinoussi, PhD Pasteur Institute, Paris, France Disease Transmission, Immunity, and Virology

Francoise Barre-Sinoussi, PhD
Pasteur Institute, Paris, France
Disease Transmission, Immunity, and Virology

Ada E. Yonath, PhD Weizmann Institute of Science Structural Biology Image courtesy of Newswise.com

Ada E. Yonath, PhD
Weizmann Institute of Science
Structural Biology
Image courtesy of Newswise.com

Elaine R. Mardis, PhD The Genome Institute Genetics and Molecular Biology Image courtesy of The-Scientist.com

Elaine R. Mardis, PhD
The Genome Institute
Genetics and Molecular Biology
Image courtesy of The-Scientist.com

Joan A. Steitz, PhD* Yale University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology  Image courtesy of AMC.edu

Joan A. Steitz, PhD*
Yale University
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Image courtesy of AMC.edu

Brenda Milner, PhD McGill University Neurology and Neuropsychology  Image courtesy of Publications.McGill.edu

Brenda Milner, PhD
McGill University
Neurology and Neuropsychology
Image courtesy of Publications.McGill.edu

Janet Davison Rowley, MD* (1925 - 2013) University of Chicago Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology Image courtesy of Mdanderson.org

Janet Davison Rowley, MD* (1925 – 2013)
University of Chicago
Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology
Image courtesy of Mdanderson.org

Mary-Claire King, PhD University of Washington Genome Sciences and Medical Genetics Image courtesy of IDW-online.de

Mary-Claire King, PhD
University of Washington
Genome Sciences and Medical Genetics
Image courtesy of IDW-online.de

Cori Bargmann, PhD The Rockefeller University Neurobiology Image courtesy of Nature.com

Cori Bargmann, PhD
The Rockefeller University
Neurobiology
Image courtesy of Nature.com

Huda Y. Zoghbi, MD* Baylor College of Medicine Molecular and Human Genetics Image courtesy of Mecp2.nl

Huda Y. Zoghbi, MD*
Baylor College of Medicine
Molecular and Human Genetics
Image courtesy of Mecp2.nl

Tu Youyou China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, Beijing, China Phytochemistry Image courtesy of LaskerFoundation.org

Tu Youyou
China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
Phytochemistry
Image courtesy of LaskerFoundation.org

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