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Register NOW for the AWIS-PHL Annual Awards Dinner, Thursday, May 12, 2016, at Jefferson



See photos from AWIS-PHL at the Philly Science Carnival.

AWIS-PHL Chapter Elections

AWIS-PHL annual chapter elections are now open. All members of AWIS/AWIS-PHL should have received an email with voting information. If you are a member, but did not receive the email, contact

Start Talking Science

We invite you to present your research at Start Talking Science 2016, Tuesday, September 27, 2016, 6-8pm, at the Chemical Heritage Foundation, 315 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA.

This is a free, public event where STEM researchers present non-technical posters to local students and the community. See this flyer and our website ( for more information.

Submission Deadline: May 20, 2016.

About The Start Talking Science Program Board: We aim to increase the public awareness of -- and interest in -- cutting-edge Philadelphia research in order to make STEM more accessible. We hope to foster insightful conversations and connections while

Congratulations to our 2016 Elizabeth Bingham Award Recipient

Theresa A. Freeman, Ph.D, Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Jefferson College of Biomedical Sciences

Congratulations to our 2016 Travel Award Recipients

Robert E. Davies Student Travel Award: Elaine Yang, Department of Neuroscience, Thomas Jefferson University

Adelaide M. Delluva Student Travel Award: Brittany Charsar, Department of Neuroscience, Thomas Jefferson University

Congratulations to our 2016 AWIS-PHL-sponsored Excellence in Science Award administered by the Delaware Valley Science Council

Ningxuan  (Shirley) Zhou, The Baldwin School