Women’s History Month Event to Honor Life, Legacy of Angela Brodie

The University of Maryland, Baltimore celebrates Women’s History Month with a panel discussion titled “The Life and Legacy of Angela H. Brodie, PhD,” on Wednesday, March 28, noon to 1:30 p.m., at Westminster Hall.

Brodie, former professor emeritus in the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, was an internationally recognized scientist whose groundbreaking cancer research is considered among the greatest advances in treating breast cancer. She died in June 2017 at age 82 of complications from Parkinson’s disease.

A panel of distinguished leaders in breast cancer research and advocacy will discuss the impact of Brodie’s career accomplishments and the future of breast cancer research.

To register to attend, click here. For more information about the event and panelists, click here.

A light lunch will be served at the event, which is sponsored by the UMBrella Group.

Alice PowellBulletin Board, UMB News, University LifeFebruary 26, 20180 comments

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