March 26, 2004
26 Mar 2004: Women Sustaining the American Spirit: Business Leader of the Year to Talk at NIEHS
The public is invited to attend a talk by Dr. Victoria Haynes (http://www.rti.org/page.cfm?objectid=EB08EE37-2D64-4A28-A385CE0CB0A4E7E3) , President of RTI International and 2003 Business Leader of the Year. Sponsored by the Diversity Council at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Dr. Haynes is the featured speaker for the 2004 Spirit Lecture.
Successfully navigating today's workplace involves balancing responsibilities for our families, our jobs, and the multiple roles we participate in as we mentor and outreach to the wider community, all of which compete for our time and talents.
In honor of Women's History Month, the NIEHS Spirit Lecture series recognizes outstanding women who have achieved this balance in their lives. By sharing their experiences with the community they will inspire us to achieve a balance between the competing aspects of our lives, thereby becoming better scientists and better members of our families and our communities. A reception will follow.
- Where: National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, NIEHS
- Directions: Rall Building, 111 T. W. Alexander Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA (http://www.niehs.nih.gov/about/visiting/index.cfm) (http://www.niehs.nih.gov/about/visiting/index.cfm) (Note: security procedures outlined on this website)
- When: Wednesday, March 31, 2004 (3:00 PM)
- More info: 541-2759
Part of the National Institutes of Health, NIEHS conducts and supports research to reduce the burden of human illness and dysfunction from environmental causes by understanding environmental factors, individual susceptibility and age and by discovering how these influences interrelate.
Earth Day: Breaking the Mold, Toxic Mold (http://www.niehs.nih.gov/news/newsroom/releases/2004/april12/index.cfm)
First Human Study to Show Benefits to Newborns from Federal Ban on Home Use of Two Insecticides (http://www.niehs.nih.gov/news/newsroom/releases/2004/march23/index.cfm)