Welcome!. History and Mission. Founded in 2002 to support women in Life Sciences from CEO to entry level professionals WIB provides networking, career support, career development and leadership skills for professional women in all areas of Life Sciences.
* Slate, The Biotech Advantage, Jill Priluck, 10.18.10
Research Triangle Park
The Young Women In Bio committee creates programs and events geared towards encouraging middle and high school girls to consider the life sciences as a career choice. The events ignite girls’ curiosity in biotechnology while nurturing a business and entrepreneurial spirit.
Educational Series, Supporting Entrepreneurship and Career Growth for Women in the Biosciences
Amy Millman & Lily Rin-Laures, M.D. at the
"Women and Entrepreneurship" seminar
Midori Yokoyama, Linda Kawano, Sharon Sintich,
Nabeela Rasheed and Amy Wilson, at the
"Building Intellectual Property Assets" seminar.
Because we like to get together!
The past 3 years have marked extraordinary growth for WIB with over 250% increased membership growth year after year. And we have expanded to 10 chapters, both nationally and internationally!
Take a look at how far we’ve come: