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NIH SACNAS Chapter Monthly Meeting: FILM & POPCORN*- “Jim Allison: Breakthrough”

Discussion Group/Brown Bag: Career Exploration; Leadership - Personal/Group Interactions; Networking Opportunities; Informational Session

Building 50, Room 1227
Feb 18, 2020 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

This event is recommended for: Postbacs; Graduate Students; Postdocs/Fellows.

The NIH-SACNAS Chapter (Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science) would like to invite you to their February meeting. This month we will watch the film “Jim Allison: Breakthrough” while enjoying popcorn*. We’ll learn about a Jim’s journey to discover the immune system’s role in treating cancer and briefly discuss Jim Allison’s journey- the many obstacles he faced and the difficulties that are part of scientific discovery. We may need to continue the discussion in our March SACNAS Chapter Monthly Lunch (March 12th).

*not paid for with government funds

 Everyone is welcome!!!!

If you have any questions, please email Elena Hernandez Ramon at Elena.Hernandez-Ramon@nih.gov



To request sign language interpreters or CART Services, you can contact NIH Interpreting Services by phone at 301-402-8180 or by using the Federal Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339, or by submitting a request online. If you have other, disability-related accommodation requests for this event, please contact Dr. Laura Marler at OITE-EventServices@od.nih.gov. Requests should be made at least 5 days in advance of the Event.