2013, 2014, 2017, and 2019 Symposium Panelists and position/institution at time of participation:

  • Dr. Veronica Martinez Acosta, Professor of Biology, University of the Incarnate Word
  • Dr. Rick Baugh, Independent Consultant with C.R. Baugh and Associates
  • Dr. Marc Binder, Professor of Physiology and Biophysics at the University of Washington
  • Jessica Brown, M.S., Undergraduate Research Opportunities Center, California State University Monterey Bay
  • Dr. Goldie Byrd, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and Nathan F. Simms Endowed Professor of Biology at North Carolina A&T University
  • Dr. William Catterall, Chair and Professor of Pharmacology at the University of Washington
  • Dr. Jose Cavazos, Professor and Assistant Dean, University of Texas Health San Antonio
  • Dr. Gerald Downes, Associate Professor of Biology at the University of Massachusetts - Amherst
  • Dr. Scott Edwards, Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology, Harvard University
  • Dr. Anne Etgen, Professor Emerita of Neuroscience at Yeshiva University's Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Dr. Marjorie Gondre-Lewis, Professor and Interim Chair of Anatomy, Howard University
  • Dr. Frederick Gregory, International Program Manager - Human Division, US Army Research Laboratory
  • Dr. Fay Guarraci, Professor of Psychology at Southwestern University
  • Dr. Kristi Haik, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences at Northern Kentucky University
  • Dr. Pam Hines, Senior Editor, SCIENCE
  • Dr. Horacio de la Iglesia, Associate Professor of Biology at the University of Washington
  • Dr. Amy Laster, Director of the Grants & Awards Programs, the Foundation Fighting Blindness at the Clinical Research Institute
  • Christopher Loving, Founder, Leadership Institute for Tomorrow and Loving Leadership, Inc.
  • Dr. Farah Lubin, Associate Professor of Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Dr. Joe Martinez, Professor of Psychology, University of Illinois Chicago
  • Dr. Kenneth Maynard, Senior Director, Global Project Management, Pharmacovigilance Affiliate Relations, Global Patient Safety and Evaluation, Takeda Pharmaceuticals
  • Dr. Rick McGee, Associate Dean for Faculty Recruitment & Professional Development and Professor of Medical Education, Northwestern University
  • Dr. Suzanne McKee, Senior Scientist at The Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute
  • Dr. Sheri Mizumori, BRAINS PI and Professor of Psychology at the University of Washington
  • Dr. JoAnn Moody, Faculty Development and Faculty Diversity Specialist
  • Dr. Genevieve Neal-Perry, Associate Professor and Division Director of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, University of Washington
  • Dr. Tony Nunez, Professor of Psychology/Neuroscience and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Postdoctoral Training at Michigan State University
  • Dr. Kathie Olsen, Founder and Managing Director of ScienceWorks
  • Dr. Steve Phelps, Associate Professor of Integrative Biology at the University of Texas at Austin
  • Dr. Nino Ramirez, Professor of Neurological Surgery at the University of Washington
  • Dr. James Roberts, Cowles Distinguished Professor, Department of Biology (Neuroscience) at Trinity University
  • Dr. Katrina Sanford, Clinical Psychologist
  • Dr. Pamela Scott-Johnson, Dean of the College of Natural and Social Sciences, California State University Los Angeles and Professor of Psychology
  • Dr. Elba Serrano, Professor of Biology (Neuroscience and Biophysics) at New Mexico State University
  • Dr. Joseph Sisneros, Professor of Psychology at the University of Washington
  • Dr. Keith Trujillo, Director, Office for Training, Research & Education in Science and Professor of Psychology, California State University San Marco
  • Dr. Irving Vega, Associate Professor of Translational Neuroscience, Michigan State University
  • Dr. Cedric Williams, Professor of Psychology at the University of Virginia